A special day for animals

It was a special Sunday as Rev. Ann Veyvara-Divinski carried out a special 'Blessings of the Animals' at St. Paul's Anglican Church in Southampton. "Saint...

Pet Patter -The gifts of animals as teachers and helpers

Are you toying with the idea of having a pet? If so, head straight to your local animal shelters or veterinary hospitals that adopt...

Fall is for the birds during Fall raptor migration

 The beginning of fall is an exciting time for bird enthusiasts as summer fledglings become air-borne adults and join others of their kind on...

Dryland Sled Dog Derby returns to MacGregor

On Nov 3rd & 4th the sounds of eager sled dogs, mushers and K-9 enthusiasts will fill the air at MacGregor Point Provincial Park...

October – Adopt-a-dog month

Saugeen Times recently printed the touching story of how two lives came together, each fulfilling a need in the other. It was the story of...

Love at first sight – you just know when it’s Wright

Hello everybody.  They have named me "Matilda" and it sounds good to me! Mr. Wright (I'm going to call him"Poppa" after this) adopted me today...

A little community with a big heart

Located along the Teeswater River on the edge of the Greenock Swamp, southern Ontario's largest forested wetland, the Hamlet of Chepstow, with a population of...

Paisley Fall Fair a major Heavy Horse competition

Paisley Fall Fair is a big one especially for those who are passionate about horses. It is one of the largest heavy horse competitions in...

Guide Dog program relies on fundraisers and donations

For many, a specially trained Dog Guide means independence, mobility, safety and companionship. From guiding their handlers through their daily lives to getting help when...

Pet Patter: Lost Pets

No matter how much we love and take care for our pets, there any many unforeseen events that can occur and result in a...

Where kids can experience wild ‘critters’

Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre will be alive with nature's critters once again on Monday (Civic Day), August 6th when 'Speaking of Wildlife'...

Water safety tips for your pets

After reading a recent article about a pet that was not able to overcome the effects of water intoxication (otherwise known as hyponatremia), it...

Dogs and water don’t always mix

 Yesterday after a day filled with fun, fetch and swimming in Lake Windermere, Myself, Lucy & Tiggy had to say goodbye to our best...

Pet Patter: ‘Travel & Pets”

Just like us, pets like to explore the world and travel about especially in the warm summer weather. So, the next time you are...