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    Pet Diabetes

    Nov 08 2018

    November is Pet Diabetes Awareness Month. In pets, just as in humans, diabetes occurs when the body does not make enough insulin, stops producing it, or doesn’t use insulin properly. Insulin is…

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    Technology and Pets

    Nov 01 2018

    The roles that pets play in our lives have dramatically changed over the years. Though there is debate on the history of the domestication of cats and dogs, there is no doubt that these furry…

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    Canine Influenza Virus Update: The Situation in Canada and the United States

    Oct 29 2018

    Canine Influenza Virus (CIV) continues to be a problem in both the United States and Canada. About 20 confirmed and suspected cases have been identified in the Muskoka area in Ontario over the past…

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    Halloween Safety

    Oct 25 2018

    Trick or Treat! Halloween is almost here! Costumes are being picked! Candy favorites are being voiced! Parties are being planned! Halloween is such a magical time of year for children, but what about…

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    Cat Day!

    Oct 18 2018

    Cat Day is coming up on October 29th! …

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    Cannabis, CBD, and Your Pets

    Oct 11 2018

    With the legalization of marijuana (cannabis) in several US states and Canada, accidental consumption by pets is a growing concern. Nine states in the US have legalized cannabis for personal (human)…

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    October 7-13th is Walk Your Dog Week!

    Oct 04 2018

    Pet Obesity Awareness Day falls within Walk Your Dog Week – coincidence? Probably not! Did you know that up to 59% of dogs worldwide are overweight?! With this staggering number, the importance of…

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    World Rabies Day

    Sep 27 2018

    September 28th marks World Rabies Day. While cases of human rabies in certain parts of the globe are rare, the number of cases that occur in developing countries, such as Africa and Asia, are in the…