Index: Pet Care


All I Needed To Know I Learned From My Cat

Thursday, September 29th, 2016 Cats are SMART – at least my cat is, and she has imparted ‘words of wisdom’ that can make our lives Soooo much better.. She is one happy, fattish cat who get what she wants.                                                                  All I Needed To Know I Learned From My Cat   1) Curiosity never killed anything except maybe a few hours.   2)  … [Read more]

New Study Shows That Our Dogs Understand What We Are Saying

Thursday, September 1st, 2016 The study titled ‘Neural mechanisms for lexical processing in dogs’ recently published in the Journal of Science (http://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2016/08/26/science.aaf3777.full), has shown that our dogs have much more complex brains than previously thought- they ‘really’ think..even Irish Setters. Moods of an Irish Setter The study used 13 dogs, including golden retrievers, border collies, a German shepherd. The dogs were trained to lie… [Read more]

Dog Scared of Fireworks? 3 Natural Solutions

Monday, July 4th, 2016 If your dog is scared of LOUD noises, such as FIREWORKS, then you should watch this video to see the top 3 effective remedies. Plus you get to see Dr Jones at the beach, hear the Nelson Samba Band, and watch some fireworks 🙂 Happy belated Canada Day, and Happy Independence Day!! Best Wishes, Dr Andrew J… [Read more]

[Podcast 42] Bloat in Dogs, Bandage or Not?, Stopping Animal ‘Teaching’ Deaths

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 Welcome to episode 42 of the Veterinary Secrets Podcast! In today’s episode Dr Jones talks about the ‘mother’ of veterinary emergencies..BLOAT, including how to recognise it, and what you can do at home. It is better to bandage a wound or leave it open..the answer will surprise you. Lastly a difficult subject; dogs and cats dying in veterinary teaching hospitals… [Read more]

[Podcast 41] Cat Food Secrets, New Kidney Failure and Ringworm Treatment

Sunday, June 12th, 2016 Hello and Welcome to the Veterinary Secrets Podcast! This is episode 41 In today’s episode I am going to talk about the very big nutritional differences between cats and dogs, and how you need to be feeding your cat differently to prevent and treat disease. Kidney failure and pets- you should be focused on this one ingredient, and it’s not… [Read more]

Sleeping With Your Dog: Good or Bad Idea?

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016 In this video Dr Jones goes over the pros and cons of allowing your dog to sleep on your bed. Interestingly Dr Jones is in his pyjamas…feel free to comment 🙂… [Read more]


Dr. Andrew Jones, DVM