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  • Vaccinations Save Lives

    September 22, 2022
    Though pet vaccination rates are high in North America, that isn’t always the case in other parts of the world where unvaccinated animals can put entire communities at risk. Our resident pet health expert, Emma, has rounded up information on how to keep ourselves, our pets and our communities safe. Together we can make a difference.

  • Happy, Healthy Pets this Holiday Season

    November 19, 2021
    There are lots of ways our pets can join in holiday cheer but keeping these potentially harmful foods out of their reach will keep celebrations safe and joyous.
  • World Pet Memorial Day

    When you lose a pet, it is important to take care of yourself, allow yourself to grieve, and discover ways to honor your dearly departed loved one. World Pet Memorial Day is a day set aside for just that reason. It is a day to reflect, honor, and celebrate the love shared with pets who …
  • Summer Safety Tips

    The seasons are changing! As we gear up for all sorts of summer fun, it is important to keep our pets’ safety in mind. SPCA International’s pet health expert, Emma, has rounded up a few of the most common summer pet safety issues and shares how you can keep pets safe.
  • Prevent Animal Poisoning

    March is National Pet Poison Prevention Month, so resident pet health expert, Emma has rounded up some tips to remind us all how to keep pets safe. From human medications to certain foods, some items are best kept out of our furry friends’ reach.
  • Holiday Pet Safety Tips

    The holiday season is upon us, a time for families and friends to get together to share some cheer and good food. Our furry friends are never hard to find during this time of year, usually sitting right by our feet to catch any delicious treat that might hit the floor. While we may have …
  • Becoming a Veterinary Technician

    Emma talks about one of the most rewarding animal careers and how you can become a veterinary technician.

    Emergencies occur when we least expect them, Emma is here to help you and your companions prepare in the event of a natural disaster.
  • Beat the Heat – Keep Pets Safe this Summer

    Summer is a magical time for people and pets! Whether you’re swimming, hiking, or just enjoying the sunshine, there are a few things to keep in mind for pets’ safety.
  • Pets and COVID-19: Your Questions Answered

    We’ve rounded up the latest guidelines to keep you and your pets safe during the COVID-19 crisis