Sunday, April 18, 2021

Community News

With the Grey Bruce Health Unit declaring a critical threshold of COVID-19 cases in Grey Bruce, it is a priority that everyone stay at home. The only exceptions are for essential travel. This is consistent with the Provincial Stay At Home Order. You should only go out for necessities, such as: the grocery store or pharmacy health care services (including going to medical appointments or getting vaccinated) outdoor exercise or walking pets in your community work that cannot be...
It’s a common misconception that a saucer of milk is an ideal snack for cats. After all, images of kitties enjoying farm-fresh milk have been commonplace in movies and television for decades. Cats are drawn to high fat foods, and dairy certainly meets that description. Cats often associate with positive memories, and drinking milk may remind them of the experiences they had while nursing from their mother. But is milk really a good treat for our feline friends? In simplest terms,...

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