Keep Cats Safe and Save Bird Lives

Keep Cats Safe and Save Bird Lives is a coalition of individuals and organizations concerned about the well being of cats and birds. We believe all creatures are important, and as humans we owe both...

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Wild Horses in Alberta

Many concerned members and citizens have written us over the past few weeks in regards to the feral horse capture currently taking place in Alberta.

Tick Surveillance and Lyme Disease

See below for the tick surveillance submission form. If you suspect your animal has been in contact with ticks, contact your veterinarian for assistance. Symptoms of Lyme disease in dogs: Initially...

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Rabies

What is rabies? Rabies is a fatal disease of the nervous system. It is caused by a virus that can infect all warm-blooded animals...

porcupine quills dog in the face

Porcupine Quills in Dogs: What You Need to Know

Too many pet owners underestimate the seriousness of being quilled. Every year veterinarians see countless cases of porcupine quills in dogs, and how you handle the event can have a significant impact on your furry friends comfort and welfare.

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  • Tick Prevention & Removal

    Dangers of Tick Bites Tick bites themselves cause little harm, but the true danger of ticks is their ability to transmit disease...

  • Zoonoses

    What are Zoonoses? No, we're not talking about an elephant's trunk. Zoonoses are diseases that animals and people share – in the...

  • Wild Horses in Alberta

    Many concerned members and citizens have written us over the past few weeks in regards to the feral horse capture currently...

  • Rabies

    What is rabies? Rabies is a fatal disease of the nervous system. It is caused by a virus that can infect all warm-blooded animals...