safety

Waterfront Safety

Waterfront Safety

Playing in open water can be a great way to spend the summer. And in the Waterloo Region, we are very lucky to have tons of spots to enjoy the beautiful fresh water that runs through our Province. However, open water can be dangerous when the right precautions are not taken, so we would like to remind you of some of the essential safety measures to take when engaging in play around open water.

Answering Some Common Questions About Tick Safety

Answering Some Common Questions About Tick Safety

We have all heard of ticks before. Maybe you have heard horror stories of the terrible diseases they carry or even seen one on your pet, or worse, on yourself. But what are ticks really? And why, for an insect that doesn’t have wings, does the word “tick” carry such a buzz?