17
Aug

KEEPING A HOUSE WITH PETS CLEAN

By Barbara Seaman Pet owners are very forgiving when it comes to the extra work they face in keeping their house clean, but the amount of loose hair they have to deal with can be a source of frustration. It is not just the cleanliness aspect that you have to contend with, but...
03
Aug

MY PET HAS A HEART MURMUR, WHAT DOES THAT MEAN?

Colleen Bray DVM, Douglas Animal Hospital As part of a physical exam, your pet’s veterinarian will have a thorough listen to the sounds produced by your pet’s heart. In a normal heart, we hear two typical heart sounds – we usually refer to these as the “lub” and the “dub”. These...
02
Jul

PET FRIENDLY LODGING

Bringing your pet on vacation this summer? A directory of pet-friendly lodging can be found here: http://www.petfriendly.ca/
19
May

NO HOT PETS CAMPAIGN

It’s another hot one out there! Summer temperaturs are finally here, which is good news for most but not for pets left in hot cars! With temperatures soaring, it’s important to take your pet’s health and safety into consideration. Hot temperatures pose many dangers to pets. Keep...
15
May

FSPCA ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – JUNE 16

**NOTICE** The membership of the Fredericton SPCA is invited to attend our Annual General Meeting to be held on Tuesday, June 16, 2014 at 5:15 p.m. at 1133 Regent St. in the boardroom of exp. Services Inc.For more information please call 459-1555.
10
Apr

IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO SOCIALIZE

VICTOR’S STORY By Lynn, FSPCA Lead Supervisor   About Victor Victor is a gorgeous Sheppard mix that came in to us on May 16, 2014. He was approximately two years old and upon arrival, needed vet care to have his collar removed from his neck. He was put on a chain as a...
23
Mar

THE IMPORTANCE OF DOG SOCIALIZATION

By Victoria, FSPCA Animal Technician   Socialization is Important at all Ages The 3-week to 3-month age range is an important socialization period in a dog’s life. This is when puppies bond with other animals and individuals. They learn that objects, people, and environments...
11
Feb

CHECK OUT OUR WISH LIST

Our Latest Wish List Thanks to the generosity of donors and supporters in our community, many items we use and need at the Fredericton SPCA are donated. We appreciate all the donations and ask you to first have a look at this list of current needs. You can download a copy of our...
11
Feb

JUNE 19TH – JUST FOR CATS FILM FESTIVAL

From short films to six second Vine videos the Internet Cat Video reel is a fast-paced compilation of the best cat videos on the web. It’s an all ages joyous experience unlike anything else in Canada. The Internet Cat Video reel has been playing to sold out audiences across the...