Dr. Walt Ingwersen has been answering Canadian Living readers' pet peeves for the past two years. Here is the entire collection of his words of wisdom on all things hairy and cute, from skunk odour remedies to barking busters and beyond:
About Dr. Walt Ingwersen
Dr. Walt Ingwersen is Chief Veterinary Officer at PetCare Insurance Brokers Ltd. He is a 1982 graduate of the Ontario Veterinary College. Board certified in Internal Medicine, he has the distinction of being the first Canadian editor of the Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association, a position he currently holds.
Involved in many aspects of the national and international veterinary community,
"Dr. Walt" is the recipient of the President's Award for outstanding contribution to the veterinary profession awarded by the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA). He is also Chief Veterinary Officer and Chairman of the Veterinary Advisory Board at PetCare Insurance Brokers Ltd. -- Canada's leading provider of insurance for dogs and cats.
"Dr. Walt" is shown here with his four-legged family members -- Dharma, a 2-year-old spayed female (left), and her half-brother, Charlie, a one-year-old neutered male (right). Both are yellow Labrador retrievers.