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...

Pet Patter: Pets can make Christmas a special time

  There’s something special about pets all dressed up for the holidays (much to their dismay). On November 23rd Petvalu in Port Elgin, located at 216 Goderich...

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...

Unusual wildlife sightings

      Baby Cardinal is seen taking a drink - Submitted by Iris Bowers    

Port’s Piping Plovers hatch

Approximately three weeks after they arrived at Port Elgin Beach, the Piping Plovers' four offspring hatched on Monday afternoon, June 23 (2014). They are the...

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...

Pet Patter: Why waste pet waste!

While there are growing concerns over the effects of climate change and one’s own carbon footprint, I must ask; have you ever considered your...

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...

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...

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'...

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...

Do unto others as you would do onto your pets

Having pets in your life can make you adopt certain routines. Routines may make your life and your relationships run smoothly but do they...

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...