DateNews
07-17-2019Editorial: Bitten by a bat? Get treatment without delay
when they reach their first birthday. Rabies is almost always deadly in unvaccinated dogs, but never if the pet has been treated. Rare as
07-17-2019Fat cats in Canada and U.S. now weigh more than they did in the 1990s, study finds
More than 300 cats rescued from North York apartment, animal welfare organization says Exercise is as good for animal mental health
07-17-2019Confirmed case of Parvovirus could spread through Tofino-Ucluelet puppy population
was recently diagnosed with the potentially fatal canine parvovirus. The Coastal Animal Rescue and Education Network helped transport the
07-16-2019$11.4 million invested in a third Dairy Research Cluster
efficiency of their farm practices, particularly milk production, animal welfare and sustainability," said Pierre Lampron, President of
07-16-2019Morris Stampede distances itself from Calgary controversy
pain, injury or death. We support the position of the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association in terms of ensuring proper care, enrichment,
07-16-2019Lethbridge veterinarian honoured for dedication to feline care
the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) with its Small Animal Practitioner Award. According to a media release issued by the CVMA
07-15-2019Toronto Welcomes Top International Convention for Veterinarians
/EIN News/ -- Toronto, July 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Metro Toronto Convention CenAnimal Veterinary Association,” says Terri Chotowetz, 2018-19 Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) President. “The CVMA strives to
07-15-2019University of Prince Edward Island - AVC celebrates its people: Recognizing excellence and dedication
technician, MMU; Dr. Alice Crook, coordinator, Sir James Dunn Animal Welfare Centre; Dr. Jeffrey Lewis, professor of bacteriology, Pathology
07-15-2019Pug puppies, French bulldogs rescued from Vancouver Island breeder recovering in foster care: BC SPCA
and pugs rescued from a Vancouver Island breeder as a part of an animal cruelty investigation. The dogs were found with lice, ear mites,
07-15-2019Dog dies after swimming in river known for toxic algae
in a New Brunswick river notorious for toxic algae has died, and animal welfare experts are warning pet owners of the risk. The dog was
07-11-201932 dogs vaccinated after Vancouver parvovirus outbreak kills puppies
urging dog owners in the city to make sure their pets were vaccinated against parvovirus. The illness, which is commonly referred to as
07-11-2019Two Alberta sheep flocks quarantined for scrapie
A scrapie-infected animal that appears ill will typically die within a few months. The disease can appear in an older animal as changes in
07-09-2019Helicopters are now dropping rabies vaccine bait over the region: Public Health
risk, ensure all cats and dogs are vaccinated for rabies. For more information about rabies visit www.wdgpublichealth.ca/rabies. *********
07-08-2019More people are giving CBD oil to their pets, but experts aren’t sure it’s safe
Veterinary Medical Association’s stance Currently, the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) doesn’t endorse the administration of
07-05-2019Certain dog food brands may be linked to increased risk of heart disease: FDA
the 2018 FDA statement, Patricia Alderson of the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association echoed the same sentiment in an interview with
07-05-2019University of Prince Edward Island - 2019 Chinook Project provides care to animals in northern Labrador
the school to speak to youth about humane education topics and opportunities in animal sciences such as the Dr. Tim Ogilvie AVC Vet Camp.
07-04-20191st positive case of bat rabies in 2 years confirmed in Hamilton
to get their pets vaccinated against rabies and to keep them updated, Tran said.  If you are bitten or have direct contact with an animal's
06-25-2019Dead North Atlantic right whale on Cape Breton beach as experts seek cause of death
.S., where pathologists from P.E.I.’s Atlantic Veterinary College were expected to examine the carcass. An aerial survey team discovered the
06-25-2019African swine fever hits industrial farms in Vietnam, 2.8 mln pigs culled
further, Luu said. Nguyen Van Long, head of epidemiology at the animal health department said that it was “only a matter of time” before the
06-25-2019Elephant rides at African Lion Safari ‘disturb’ animal welfare advocates
circle.” said another. Two directors at a pair of animal welfare organizations are surprised the Hamilton-based animal park offers rides
06-25-2019Une nécropsie sera pratiquée sur une baleine noire retrouvée dans le fleuve
communiqué émis par Pêches et Océans Canada. Des pathologistes vétérinaires du Atlantic Veterinary College de l'Université de l'Île-du
06-24-2019Ontario SPCA and Humane Society rolls out 38-foot mobile spay/neuter unit to combat pet overpopulation across the province
by educating pet owners about the importance of routine veterinary care with a local veterinarian.” Financial donations are needed to help
06-24-2019Call 911 for animals in danger, police for neglect: Humane society
the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals will no longer enforce legislation regarding animal cruelty or neglect. The City’s By-law & Regulatory
06-24-2019Canada is losing a war against feral pigs that are infesting the Prairies
” if the virus came to the country, says Egan Brockhoff, veterinary consultant to the Canadian Pork Council. Quebec is now working on a wild
06-24-2019Nova Scotia study disputes claims that fish farming is a sustainable industry
of hydrogen peroxide pesticides being placed in the waters since federal aquaculture regulations came into force four years ago. However,
06-24-2019FEATURE-Outlook uncertain for Japan's whaling industry despite commercial restart
in Japan, said Ramage, director of marine conservation at International Fund for Animal Welfare. “But it becomes clear for anybody genuinely
06-23-2019Dogs donate blood at NAIT to help animals across Canada
Animal Blood Bank (CABB) at NAIT's animal health clinic on Saturday. The animal health clinic at NAIT holds donor sessions twice a month,
06-23-2019Une façon de diminuer les abandons d'animaux
peinent à trouver un logement qui corresponde à leur budget et à leur animal de compagnie, plusieurs d'entre eux se voient contraints d'
06-23-2019Pet rabbits in Vancouver apartment building died of lethal disease: ministry
liver and other organs. It has also issued a general order under the Animal Health Act to stop owners from moving rabbits in or out of the
06-22-2019Vaccine misinformation spreading to pet owners, too, B.C. veterinarian says
," Veenis said. Meanwhile, the SPCA's senior manager of animal health, Dr. Emilia Gordon, says pets often go unvaccinated simply because