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  • Welcome highschool co-op student, Brandon

    Feb 26 2013

    Sault Ste. Marie Animal Clinic is pleased to welcome highschool co-op student Brandon to our team.  Brandon, who is interested in becoming a veterinarian, will be spending mornings with us…

  • Did you know that cats can suffer from arthritis?

    Feb 22 2013

    Most pet owners are aware of the potential for their dog to be affected by osteoarthritis – but a recent study from the University of Montreal suggests that many cat…

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    Why your dog might be smarter than you think!

    Feb 21 2013

    The following is an article from the smithsonianmag.com “Why Dogs  are More Like Humans Than Wolves” The dumb dog days are over, says evolutionary  anthropologist Brian Hare Read more:  http://www.smithsonianmag.com/ideas-innovations/Why-Dogs-are-More-Like-Humans-Than-Wolves-192083131.html#ixzz2LXmwEKFj…

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    Helping you understand the Nutrients in your pet’s food

    Feb 12 2013

    This link by Royal Canin provides some very useful information to help you understand the nutrients in your pet’s food and why they are important to your pet’s health and…

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    Too cold to go outside today?? Here are some ideas to keep you and your dog entertained indoors.

    Feb 03 2013

    Hide and seek Have one person (perhaps the adult who is supervising) enforce a sit/stay. A child takes a dog cookie and before running off with it, the dog should…

  • New in Oscar’s Success Stories – Spike’s Story

    Feb 01 2013

    Read about Spike, the plucky English Bull Dog that was hit by a car.  Spike’s Story

  • What’s in a name?

    Jan 28 2013

    As veterinarians at Sault Ste. Marie Animal Clinic, we often come across pets with unique or unusual names and it is always interesting to hear the “story” behind it.  Some…

  • Rachel’s Last Day

    Jan 16 2013

    It’s hard to believe that time has flown by so quickly and it’s already time to say goodbye to high school co-op student Rachel!  A very pleasant and productive addition…

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    Move over Doodles – Here comes the Lab-a-Lion!

    Jan 11 2013

    Someone told cops he thought he saw the king of beasts loose on the street, and he wasn’t lion. Dispatchers in Norfolk, Va. received a 911 call Tuesday reporting that…

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    What’s in a name?

    Jan 09 2013

    Move over, Rover, there’s a new top dog in town, and her name is Bella. For 2012, the “Twilight Saga”-inspired moniker was the most popular for dogs and second-most popular…