From positive reinforcement techniques to consistency and patience, these tips will help you navigate the ups and downs of dog training and create a well-behaved pup.
6 Dog-Friendly Spots for Walking in Winnipeg
Walk Your Dog Month is happening throughout the month of January. The official month is intended to help keep dogs and their humans physically active and healthy throughout the coldest part of the year with encouragement and a reminder about how important regular exercise is for your health and that of your dog.
Caring for Your Pet During Winter – Seasonal Pet Concerns
Winter is upon us, and that means colder, wetter weather that can have an effect on your pet’s health and the care they need to stay healthy and happen through the season. Consider the following tips to help keep your pet healthy this winter.
What You Should Know About Feline Leukemia and FeLV Screening
November is Pet Cancer Awareness Month. Feline leukemia (FeLV) frequently comes up when talking about cancer in pets because most people do not realize that feline leukemia is not actually cancer. In people, leukemia is a type of cancer of the bone marrow and blood. FeLV is a contagious virus that affects cats.
Get in Control of Your Pet’s Health on National Pet Obesity Day
Yes, it’s true that pets come in all shapes and sizes. Pets, however, can weigh too much. In fact, depending on the breed, just a couple of pounds can mean the difference between having a pet at a healthy weight and an overweight pet. Being overweight or obese is not good for pets. It can lead to all sorts of secondary health problems including cardiovascular disease, diabetes, respiratory issues, and arthritis.
5 Facts to Know About Your Pets and Their Vaccinations
We recommend vaccinations for all pets. Not only are some vaccines required by law, but they also help protect your pets, your human family members, and your community. Vaccines prevent the spread of dangerous and contagious diseases, many of which are zoonotic, life-threatening, and have no cure.
Celebrating National Cat Day With Your Favorite Feline
August 8th is National Cat Day in Canada and around the world. This special day of the year is set aside simply for the sake of celebrating cats and humanity’s special, unique relationship with the species. Call Sage Creek Animal Hospital today to book your Kitten’s first set of vaccinations!
The Importance Of Tick Prevention In The Spring
Dogs and cats are more prone to contracting ticks and fleas in the warmer months of the year as this is when they are the most prevalent outdoors. Spring is in the air and it is time to make an appointment at Sage Creek Animal Hospital in Winnipeg to meet with our veterinarians to discuss flea.
Emergency Veterinary Services
If you’ve ever had a pet bleeding profusely or choking, then you know how critical emergency veterinary services are for the health of your pet. At Sage Creek Animal Hospital, we provide exceptional urgent pet care to save your pet’s life. We are a reputable and passionate pet clinic serving St. Vital, Sage Creek, and the surrounding areas.
When Your Pet Should Visit An Animal Hospital
Has your pet been acting weird or out of character? You pet acting out of the ordinary is his way of telling you that something is wrong. Any time your pet is acting strange or showing signs of pain, you should make an appointment at your local veterinarian.