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...

Dog Day of Golf – play a round with your pooch

Have you ever wanted to bring your dog with you for a nice day on the links?  Here’s your opportunity.  On Sunday, June 10th at...

Pet Patter: Kids for Kitties Rescue Run

There are many organizations in the area that provide help for animals and most rely on donations or fundraising. On Sunday, June 3rd, at Victoria...

What’s new at PRANCE?

Located in the heart of Saugeen Shores is the therapeutic riding centre, PRANCE. PRANCE (Pegasus Riding Association Nurturing Challenged Equestrians) is a registered, non-profit charitable organization...

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...

Care and finding ‘forever homes’ the priority of animal shelter

Those volunteers involved with Grey Bruce Animal Shelter (GBAS) do it for one reason ... their love of animals. The shelter began in 1989 when...

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...

Pet Patter with Joilene: This new year take a cue from your pet:...

This new year take a cue from your pet: Live a more simpler life Have you ever stopped to think about all the tasks that...

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...

Feathered friends search for cold-weather food

Winter for some is more difficult than for others.  Winged species can find it particularly stressful in the search for food. As the temperature drops...

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...

Spring to arrive early says Wiarton Willie!

 According to albino groundhog, Wiarton Willie, Spring will arrive early when he did not see his shadow. Mayor Janice Jackson, who apparently is fluent in...

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...

Pet Patter by Joilene: Vacations and your Pets

What most people do not know is that many pets are often given up at popular vacation times because of wrongly perceived thoughts about...