Authors Posts by Jennifer L. Scott, D.V.M.

Jennifer L. Scott, D.V.M.

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Adding A Puppy to Your Family

by Dr. Jennifer L. Scott B.Sc., D.V.M.With our new normal, COVID-19 has even changed getting a puppy. In our isolation, and stuck at...

My Pet as Part of My Christmas Picture

Do you have a picture in your head of the perfect glowing Christmas tree beside a blazing fire with flowers and candles throughout...

Dogs With Manners Versus Obedience

I am a veterinarian, briefly a hunting trial judge, a competitive obedience trailer, and a dog trainer. I loved winning ribbons and putting...

A Veterinarian’s Perspective On Pet Insurance

Thirty years ago, as a new veterinarian, I saw companies emerging and offering pet insurance to owners. Premiums seemed high, and I felt...

Running with Your Dog

The weather is changing in Calgary and with our options for exercise limited this year, many people want to get outside with their...

Your Vet, Your Pet, and COVID-19

For the next few weeks or months, our world has changed as we fight the spread of COVID-19. Veterinary medicine has been declared...

Canine Etiquette

Just as sometimes the behavior of our children can reflect on us, so can the behavior of our pets. While most of us...

Walking Your Pet in Winter!

Well, those people who forecast these things say we are starting a long cold winter in Calgary. I don’t always want to walk...

Teach Your Dog Manners Not Just Obedience

I am a veterinarian, briefly a hunt trial judge, a dog obedience competitor, and a dog trainer. I loved winning ribbons and putting...
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Quality of Life for Your Elderly Pet

People in our society are mostly living longer with better health care, nutrition, and living conditions, and so are our pets. I see...
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Dog Lovers Versus Those that Fear

Tonight, my family and I watched a horrifying piece on “The National” showing the aftermath of a dog attack in Quebec on a...
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Lumpy Bumpy Pets

Many people find a lump on their dog or cat and immediately fear the worst. Finding a lump on your pet is many...