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...

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...

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...

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...

Pet Patter: Happy Holidays with your Pets

Happy Holidays with your Pets With the holiday season approaching, please keep in mind some of these pet safety tips that will help make for...

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...

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...

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...