Pets and Plants

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Spring is here, and many people are headed outside to do some gardening. This is also a time of year where many folks like to repot their indoor plants, and perhaps adopt a few new ones. Plants can be very … Read More »

Mud Season With Fido

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Spring is just about upon us. This time of year can be lots of fun for Man’s Best Friend. Our canine pals love to run and play outside after spending a chunk of winter curled up in their beds. Of … Read More »

Crate Training Your Dog

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Is your canine buddy crate trained? If not, you may want to rectify that. While you don’t necessarily have to crate Fido every night, it is important for him to be comfortable in a crate. After all, he will need … Read More »

Things Responsible Pet Owners Do

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It’s Responsible Pet Owners Month! Being a good pet owner means more than just providing your pet with food, water, and shelter. It actually entails monitoring all aspects of your furry friend’s life! Here, an Oshawa, ON veterinarian lists some … Read More »

Great Ways to Change a Pet’s Life

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There’s a pretty special pet holiday coming up. January 24th is Change A Pet’s Life Day. If you’re an animal lover, you’ve likely been touched by stories of sweet pets who ended up in bad situations, but then got second … Read More »

Safe and Unsafe Treats for Dogs

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The holidays are here! For many of us, this time of year means we get to indulge in all sorts of delicious treats. Many of our canine patients will also be enjoying some special snacks. Just be careful what you … Read More »

Getting Fido Ready for Winter

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Winter is just around the corner. Whether you can’t wait to hit the slopes and snowmobile trails, or just want to burrow into a blanket until spring, there’s no escaping the change of seasons. Don’t forget about Fido as you … Read More »

Clipping Fido’s Nails

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Does your canine companion make scratching noises when he walks across the kitchen? Does Fido sometimes scratch you when he puts a paw on your leg? If so, your pooch may need a pawdicure. A Bowmanville, ON vet discusses cutting … Read More »

National Dog Photography Day

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Here at Clarington Animal Hospital, we like to observe the pet holidays that help us celebrate and protect our animal companions. There’s a pretty fun one around the corner. Dog Photography Day is July 26th! We never tire of seeing … Read More »

Keeping Ticks Off Your Property

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Summer is in full swing. While many of us really enjoy the warmer weather, this time of year does have a few down sides … such as ticks. These disgusting parasites can transmit dangerous diseases, which can infect both pets … Read More »