Animals & Pets Up-to-the-minute news on products, services, contests, and special events for animals, including wildlife, pets and the people who love them. This category also contains announcements of animal welfare benefits and initiatives, along with information on new studies regarding companion animals. Learn about the newest updates from pet retailers, rescue organizations, and veterinary service providers.

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May 17, 2019, 16:51 ET Media Advisory: Humane Canada's CEO available to comment on Ontario's recent announcement to develop robust animal protection legislation

OTTAWA, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Humane Canada is pleased to see Ontario's Solicitor General Sylvia Jones' commitment to develop robust animal protection ...


May 15, 2019, 10:35 ET Chronic wasting disease (CWD) - Hunters are asked to cooperate in follow-up actions to prevent the establishment of the disease

QUÉBEC CITY, May 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Ministère des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs (MFFP) is continuing its action to prevent chronic...


May 15, 2019, 08:00 ET Toronto Animal Health Partners Announce Canada's First 'Human Care' Approach to Veterinary Medicine

New veterinary emergency and specialty hospital modeled after best practices in human medicine TORONTO, May 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's newest and...


May 15, 2019, 06:00 ET Victoria Day Long-Weekend May Be the Perfect Time to Bring Home An Adoptable Pet from a PetSmart Near You

PetSmart Charities® of Canada is Hosting a National Adoption Weekend May 17 – 19 in PetSmart Stores Across Canada. BURLINGTON, ON, May 15, 2019 /CNW/ ...


May 13, 2019, 06:00 ET Coming May 16 to the Montréal Science Centre - Furry superheroes bound into the TELUS IMAX Theatre

MONTREAL, May 13, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Not all superheroes wear capes. Some wear collars. Starting May 16, Montrealers will fall in love with a team...


May 10, 2019, 15:19 ET Accelerating access to emergency treatments for patients, pets and livestock

Modernized programs will better meet the needs of patients and their healthcare professionals OTTAWA, May 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians want improved...


May 10, 2019, 08:30 ET Leading Cannabis Company Curaleaf Enters CBD Pet Market With New Bido Brand

Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (CSE: CURA) (OTCQX: CURLF) ("Curaleaf"), a leading vertically integrated cannabis operator in the United States, today...


May 09, 2019, 07:00 ET Phivida to Launch CBD-infused Product Line for Pets

VANCOUVER and SAN DIEGO, CA, May 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Phivida Holdings Inc. (CSE:VIDA; OTC:PHVAF) ("Phivida"), a premium producer of CBD/ Active Hemp...


May 08, 2019, 14:32 ET Government of Canada makes a significant investment in Eastern Nova Scotia through the Oceans Protection Plan

HALIFAX, May 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Making our oceans and coasts safer, cleaner and healthier for all Canadians and future generations is a top priority for ...


May 08, 2019, 08:00 ET At 50 years, ifaw unveils a bold new brand and website

Today, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) —a global animal welfare and conservation non-profit organization—unveils its bold new brand, ...


May 07, 2019, 06:47 ET Charlotte's Web Expands Canine-Focused Pet Line

Twelve SKUs Addressing Demand in Fast-Growing Animal Health CBD Sector BOULDER, CO, May 7, 2019 /CNW/ - (CSE:CWEB, OTCQX:CWBHF) Charlotte's Web...


May 06, 2019, 14:00 ET Whales in troubled waters - Noise pollution and ship traffic threaten Atlantic whales

ST. JOHN'S, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's marine protected areas are more important than ever. The Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in...


May 06, 2019, 08:00 ET Cannvas Launches Pet-Focused Cannabis Education Platform in the United States

Cannvas.Pet Explores Health Care Through Cannabis for Pets TORONTO, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Cannvas MedTech Inc. ("Cannvas" or the "Company") (CSE: MTEC) ...


May 06, 2019, 05:00 ET Does your Dog Have Itchy Ears?

GUELPH, ON, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Does your dog shake their head frequently, scratch incessantly at their ears or have smelly, dirty or itchy ears? In...


May 02, 2019, 11:00 ET Canadian Science Centre for Human and Animal Health Celebrates 20 Years of Scientific Excellence

Public is welcome to visit facility and meet scientists as part of the celebration WINNIPEG, May 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Home to the Public Health Agency of...


Apr 30, 2019, 12:17 ET Canada hosts international forum on African swine fever

OTTAWA, April 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, welcomes over 150 delegates from...


Apr 30, 2019, 11:30 ET Calgary Zoo announces receipt of Petal Certification for Panda Passage

The first project in Alberta to receive this prestigious award CALGARY, April 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Panda Passage is part of the Calgary Zoo's commitment...


Apr 29, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- CFIA Media Advisory - Opening of the African Swine Fever Forum/

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and Under Secretary of Agriculture Greg Ibach, on behalf of Secretary of...


Apr 26, 2019, 15:10 ET CFIA Media Advisory - Opening of the African Swine Fever Forum

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and Under Secretary of Agriculture Greg Ibach, on behalf of Secretary of...


Apr 25, 2019, 09:55 ET Canada Announces New Standards for Protecting Our Oceans

MONTRÉAL, April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada is an ocean nation. With the longest coastline in the world, Canadians rely on healthy and sustainable oceans....


Apr 24, 2019, 16:26 ET Venenum: A Poisonous World - Step inside the fascinating realm of poison

QUÉBEC CITY, April 24, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Whether a source of power or a means of defense, whether trained on a target or spread far and wide,...


Apr 24, 2019, 12:28 ET Canada invests to protect important nature areas in New Brunswick

FREDERICTON, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - It's in our nature to conserve our land and water, protect our wildlife, and save the places we love. But the...


Apr 24, 2019, 12:00 ET Canada protects important natural habitats in Quebec

MONTRÉAL, April 24, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Nature is at the heart of our Canadian identity. Protecting natural habitats is an invaluable legacy for...


Apr 24, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Invitation - Inauguration of the Mondou Adoption Zone/

A FIRST IN QUEBEC! MONTREAL, April 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Mondou is pleased to invite you to attend the official launch of an all-new concept at its ...


Apr 23, 2019, 12:05 ET Pond Technologies subsidiary, Pond Naturals, launches X10 Brand targeting Pet Health

CALGARY, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Pond Technologies Holdings Inc. ("Pond") (TSX.V: POND) is pleased to announce that Pond Naturals,...