In Canada’s pet wellness report, Canadian veterinarians identified weight management as the #1 thing owners can do to increase the length of their pet’s life. We want you to be able to pick up on signs that your pet is overweight so that we can tackle it before it gets out of control and starts to have impacts on your dog’s health.
Thinking of giving a puppy or kitten as a holiday present? You might want to think twice!
You may know that once a month we close the doors for three hours on a Wednesday afternoon. You might think it’s unusual for us to spend valuable daylight hours closed to clients, but these hours go to the heart of our practice here at Blue Cross Animal Hospital. Our mission statement starts with these…
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Holiday season has returned–and with it the Blue Cross Animal Hospital Staff Gift Guide. Fabulous gifts for fabulous pets!
November and early December might not seem like prime time for a vet visit, but it’s actually an excellent time to come in and see us.
Like any baby or small child, kittens and puppies are extremely curious and will want to investigate everything! This means chewing, eating, licking, and knocking over anything they can get their little paws on!
Are Marijuana products safe for my dog or cat? In short, the answer is No.
Corn itself won’t hurt your dog, but corn cobs are extremely hazardous. Every summer we treat seriously ill dogs who have eaten corn cobs.
Welcome to the long weekend–it’s going to be a scorcher! To help you keep your pets safe and happy on this festive weekend, we’ve got a few tips.
As we swelter under the first extreme heat and humidity of the summer, it’s a good time to remind you that pets suffer more from the heat than we do. It’s very important to protect both dogs and cats from the dangers of high summer temperatures.
Whether you are staying in the city or heading to the cottage, we hope you get a chance to get some sun and enjoy the extra time off. We’ve compiled a short summary of some posts that should keep your weekend smooth and your pets happy.
If your feline friend seems a little bit heavier recently, you aren’t alone. We’ve got some guidelines on how to tell if your cat is fat, and what to do about it.