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...

Pet Patter: We have our Winners!

It has taken a lot of effort and time to determine the winners of the Pet Patter contest and, therefore, the delay in announcing...

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...

Does your pet resemble you? Do you have the cutest pet ever?

Pet Patter by Joilene has become one of Saugeen Times most popular columns proving that everyone loves their pets. Now, however, Joilene has opened another...

Little Tracks makes a debut at local Care Centre

Free Grass cutting was made possible as the Little Tracks Petting Zoo made its debut at the Southampton Care Centre on a sunny June...

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...

Pet Patter: Pet look-a-likes for a chance to win

The Pet Patter Look-a-Like contest has started ... send in your photos for a chance to win!               ...

Pet Patter: Pet contest winners receive their medals

We finally caught up with our pet winners to present them and their owners with the medals, trophy cup and prizes. Hard to believe but...

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 picks of the week: contest continues

Well, another week has gone by and we have more pets that are the cutest or the most adorable. Not many have come in where...

‘Speaking of Wildlife’ – a dynamic wildlife series at Bruce County Museum

'Speaking of Wildlife' the Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre is hosting a dynamic series of seeing wildlife up close and hands-on. Each date will...

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 contest continues

Pet Patter contest continues. There are still six weeks remaining in the Pet Patter contest.  "We've had some very interesting and cute submissions," says Joilene,...

Pet Patter: Tick Prevention for your pets

No tick is a good tick in the sense that they can carry infectious diseases that can create serious health problems for your pets. In...