Spaying and neutering your pet

Spay and neuter are the common terms for permanent surgical removal of the animal’s reproductive organs. Spay refers to removing the uterus and ovaries in females, and neuter refers to the removal of the male’s testicles. Beside the obvious advantage of preventing unwanted puppies and kittens and avoiding the whole discomfort that owners experience with the female heat and the … Read More

Heat stroke

We are fortunate to live in one of the most beautiful areas in Canada. One of the greatest advantages of the Okanagan Valley is the hot weather and all the pleasures that come along with it. But we all should remember that the hot temperature bears some hazards such as Heat stroke. Heat stroke is a condition where the body … Read More

Feline Heperthyroidsm

This week we are going to focus on the well respected senior feline population, that tends to suffer from a condition known as Feline Hyperthyroidism. The thyroid glands are organs situated in the neck and secret hormones that are responsible for the pace of all of the processes in the body (also known as metabolism). Hyperthyroidism is a condition in … Read More