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Yearly Archives for 2020

Man push number zero down the cliff where has the number 2021 with blue sky and sunrise. It is symbol of starting and welcome happy new year 2021.
December 31, 2020 Like most people, I am looking forward to 2021 and the likelihood that over the year, our lives will return... Read More
December 23, 2020 At just 26, the great Joni Mitchell wrote the words “…something’s lost, but something’s... Read More
Cute smiling happy cat lying on the man's shoulder
December 17, 2020 I have seen posts on social media proposing we look at Christmas differently this year. The suggestion is... Read More
December 10, 2020 “Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn’t before. Maybe Christmas, he thought…... Read More
December 3, 2020 Two weeks ago, I shared Dr. Scott Weese’s insights into the research on COVID-19 in dogs and cats. Now I... Read More
Cat sitting on chair looking out a window
November 26, 2020 Many of you know that five years ago, I decided I was ready for a new pet. My last pet had been a dog and... Read More
man in mask with labrador dog walking in city
November 19, 2020 Did you know, one of the world’s top experts in infectious disease in animals lives in Ontario? Dr. Scott... Read More
November 12, 2020 Twenty years ago, not long after I started working at the Ottawa Humane Society, I learned a valuable lesson.... Read More
November 5, 2020 Judy, an English pointer, was born in Shanghai in 1936, in the lead up to the Second World War. She became a... Read More
October 29, 2020 Last week, I told you about some changes the OHS has had to put into place since COVID-19 hit in March: our... Read More