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...

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...

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...

It’s almost time!

It's almost time ... the Piping Plovers of Port Elgin are beginning to think of leaving as they try out their wings. ... while others...

New Piping Plover chicks are banded

The recently hatched Piping Plover chicks on Port Elgin beach were 'banded'  yesterday (July 4/14), with the exception of the one affectionately called 'the...

Piping Plovers at play

Photos by Sandy Lindsay (Saugeen Times)   Parents watch over chicks carefully            

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...