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Of the dogs entering shelters, approximately 35% are adopted, 31% are euthanized and 26% of dogs who came in as strays are returned to their owner.
Tags » Heartworm
This morning has been looming for about a week in my mind; it’s time for Nelson’s heartworm treatment. For those of you who have never had a pet with heartworm, a.) thank you for using preventative (or lucky you for living a place with no mosquitoes), and b.) I’d like to give a bit of insight into the disease and treatment. 318 more words
This past weekend I had the chance to help out at the Six Nations Pet Wellness Clinic in Caledonia. It is a yearly clinic that provides affordable exams and disease prevention for the Six Nations community in and around Caledonia, Ontario. 704 more words
*Disclaimer: below is a picture of a real dog heart. I know some people don’t think it’s as cool as I do.*
Working at a veterinary clinic gives me the opportunity to educate our clients about the best preventative health care for their pets. 571 more words