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...

Pet Patter: Contest continues with some real ‘cuties’

We received some real contenders for 'cutest' category - here a few of them.                      ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Pet Patter contest narrowing down to the finish line

We are here again with our canine friends and with only 13 days remaining in our Pet Patter contest. This is not just about canines...

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...