Pets Corner – April 2019

Pets Corner April 2019 This month I’ve got some dental health tips for cats and dogs! The notion that kibble helps to clean your pet’s teeth is a myth. Eating kibble doesn’t scrub your pet’s teeth any more than eating crunchy food cleans our own teeth! The only exception to this rule is kibble that … Continue reading Pets Corner – April 2019

Pets Corner – March 2019

*Pets Corner is a column I write for pet owners that is published monthly in the Old South News, a newsletter in London, Ontario. Pets Corner - March 2019 In October of 2018, marijuana became legal for possession and consumption in Canada. Since that time, and in other places around the world where marijuana has … Continue reading Pets Corner – March 2019

Pets Corner – December 2018

*Pets Corner is a column I write for pet owners that is published monthly in the Old South News, a newsletter in London, Ontario. Pets Corner - December 2018 I’m back this month with more seasonal safety tips. Have a safe and happy holiday with your pets! Ensure that your Christmas tree cannot be knocked … Continue reading Pets Corner – December 2018

Giardia: When Nasty Parasites Happen to Good Dogs (And Sometimes Cats)

A couple of weeks ago, I had an exchange with a friend that went something like this: Friend: My dog is vomiting a lot. She's had some pretty nasty diarrhea off and on over the last couple of weeks, and while we don't think she's eaten anything toxic or anything that could be causing a … Continue reading Giardia: When Nasty Parasites Happen to Good Dogs (And Sometimes Cats)