Hero Dog

Hero Dog
Hero Animals really make me weepy. This Trooper Tuesday features another assistance dog, Buddy.  Buddy, a German Shepherd and his owner Joe Stalnaker were at home when Buddy noticed that Stalnaker was sale viagra experiencing a seizure. Buddy, an assistance dog, raced to the phone and pushed the pre-programmed numbers with his teeth to call 911. ...

Wellness Wednesdays!

Wellness Wednesdays!
Wellness Wednesdays LOVES to feature new Veterinary Clinics in BC, and today is really interesting. We’ve recently started providing pet insurance through Trupanion, and while I was browsing their Twitter, I found their insurance COVERS what Dr. Paula Davies at Kamloops Veterinary Clinic offers. Along with her staff members, Dr. Fergus Alexander,  Dr. Kathy Blackford, Dr. Bruce Baker, ...

We’re pleased to announce….

We're pleased to announce....
Here at HandicappedPetsCanada, we want what is best for your animal. We treat your animal like it was our own, so they receive the best care possible. While we can’t help everyone, we’re happy to offer something that will help you help your pet.  Introducing Trupanion Pet Insurance!  Here are the top 3 reasons to choose ...

Wellness Wednesday!

Wellness Wednesday!
Welcome to another edition of Wellness Wednesdays, where we feature a different Veterinary Clinic each week! Today we’d like to introduce you all to Alouette Animal Hospital, located at 21409 Lougheed Hwy in Maple Ridge. The staff there, Dr. Michael Orser, Dr. Martin Klein, Dr. Nicole Salloum, Dr. Tanya Neville, Alena, Danica, Jen, Naomi, Ilona, Kelley, Kimmy, Lynette, ...

Hero Animals

Hero Animals
A little bit of a variety with a little history! Today we feature a cat named Jim and a St. Bernard named Barry on this weeks Hero Dogs- er, Hero Animals! A cat named Jim, once saved his human family after a fire had started in the house. The family was asleep and unaware of ...

Wellness Wednesdays

Wellness Wednesdays
From all the responses I’ve replied, this was the human-heart melting submission I received. Manzini Animal Hospital, at 4423 Margaret Street in Port Alberni, BC, really truly LOVES their staff. “The only thing I could say about our clinic, is all our staff are special to us and we would not like to feature any single person. We all have our ...

Dog Hero – Eve

Dog Hero - Eve
Heroic Animals give me the warm fuzzies all over. Should we re-name this from #TrooperTuesdays to #BawlingmyeyesoutTuesdays? Just a couple sniffles this time, but you just wait. There are some fantastic animals out there. In May of 2005, Kathie Vaughans newly purchased used truck started to fishtail out of control. Finally able to bring the ...

Heroic Dog- Shana

Heroic Dog- Shana
The first “Hero Dog” that comes to mind for me personally, is Lassie. Saving poor little Timmy from that well… What a good dog!  I decided to look into what other heroic dogs there are out there. WOW! There are a lot. Dogs (and even cats) seen to have this super-animal-power that just enable them ...

Steps to Adoption 2

Steps to Adoption
As many of you know, Andrews dog Bailey passed earlier this month. This was very sad time for him and his family, since Bailey had been his companion for a long time. Feeling a void in his life, Andrew started looking into how to adopt another animal. While telling me of this, I realized that ...

Cats versus Dogs

Cats versus Dogs
We’ve covered the domestication, the senses(from part 1), the intelligence and the diet(in part 2) of our wonderful furry friends. Now the fun part… How much will they cost? In the 12-14 years that your cat is expected to be your companion, you will spend an average of $1,035 in the first year of her ...