Milton - Animal and human health agencies and veterinary organizations around the world will hold events on September 8th to raise awareness about rabies and rabies prevention. Rabies kills between 50,000 – 60,000 people globally each year.
Laura Avery, of Brampton, was convicted on February 6, 2007 in the Ontario Court of Justice, Peel of failing to provide suitable and adequate care to her cat under the Criminal Code of Canada. Emaciated, maggot-infested cat had to be euthanized.
Toronto - The Farley Foundation will today honour over 200 veterinary clinics that raised more than $83,000 for people and pets in need. Fletcher's Creek Animal Hospital in Brampton receives Silver 'Friends of Farley' award for raising at least $2,500.