Blogs

  • Ghosts, goulies and things that go bump in the night, it’s time for Halloween!

    Oct 26 2017

    “From ghoulies and ghosties and long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night.” That Scottish saying accurately sums up this time of year when witches, pumpkins, bats and…

  • The importance of vaccinations

    Oct 12 2017

    Protect your pet’s health and yours, too–that’s why your Richmond Hill veterinarians urge keeping current with vaccines for both cats and dogs. The veterinarians in Richmond Hill tell clients to…

  • What can bad breath mean for your dog?

    Oct 05 2017

    Halitosis is a common problem in humans. Other known as bad breath, halitosis may plague your dog as well. More than just a stinky nuisance, bad breath often means your…

  • Why get pet health Insurance

    Sep 27 2017

    “A lot of people view pet health insurance as wanting to get a return on their premium back,” says Eric Coulson with Pets Plus Us. ”With auto and home insurance,…

  • Signs Your Pet is Dehydrated

    Apr 14 2016

    You love your pet, and your pet loves you back. But it’s a really hot summer and your pet is moving around a little more slowly than usual–they are just…

  • Why Microchipping is Important

    Mar 03 2016

    Your dog or cat could become lost or stolen. While pet owners do all they can to protect their beloved charges from thievery or escape from home or when on…

  • Our Professional Pet Groomers Make Your Pet Look Its Best

    Mar 02 2016

    A clean pet is a happy pet when you bring them in for professional groomings in Richmond Hill, ON. Find out why it’s important for the health of your pet…

  • FAQ about Behavioral Counseling

    Feb 04 2016

    Pets are an important part of the family. They cheer, comfort and yes, sometimes challenge us in unexpected ways, particularly when their behavior changes. Richmond Hill veterinarians, Howard Covant DVM…

  • How to Properly Care for Your Lizard

    Jan 04 2016

    There are over 3,800 different species of lizards, so there are many types to choose from if you are looking to get a lizard as a pet. Lizards come in…

  • Dermatology and your pet

    Dec 31 2015

    Just like you, your cat or dog has a complex physiological system. The health and functioning of one part affects all others–either positively or negatively. Richmond Hill veterinarians, Drs. Howard…