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The Rabies Myth

Many people believe rabies to be an elusive, rare virus that’s only found in the heavy northern bush but rabies is actually all around us! In fact, 288 cases of rabies … Read More »


While not a parasite, this organism causes a devastating infection, called leptospirosis, to both animals and humans. Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease, which means you may contract the illness from your pet! Leptospira … Read More »


These common external parasites are one of the more obvious parasites we see on our pets. Fleas are tiny insects (about the size of the eye of a sewing needle) that … Read More »