• Blog,  Dog's health

    Recent Outbreaks in Calgary- Information you should know!

    Canine Distemper is a contagious, very serious disease caused by a virus that attacks the respiratory, gastrointestinal and nervous systems of unvaccinated puppies and non-immunized older dogs.  It can also be seen in wildlife such as foxes, wolves, coyotes, raccoons, skunks, mink and ferrets and has been reported in lions, tigers, leopards and other wild cats as well as seals.…

  • Cat health,  Dog's health

    Rabies

    Rabies is a fatal disease caused by a virus that attacks the nervous system. It can infect all warm-blooded animals, including humans. In Alberta, the only current known reservoir in wild animals is bats, and 3 bats have tested positive within the city of Calgary last year (2015).   However other reservoirs have been recognized in the past include skunks, coyotes,…

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    Dog's health

    Raw Food Diets

    Good veterinarians make medical decisions based on scientific facts which are attained by research. This is validated by publication in expert reviewed scientific literature. When we base decisions on these facts we are best able to produce a benefit versus risk ratio for a certain practice. When we apply this to deciding whether or not to feed a raw food…