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Why buying medication on line is risky

Friday, July 20th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Be Informed When Buying Medications For Your Pet From an Internet Pharmacy The drugs from Internet drug sites and Mail-Order Catalogs may look the same as the medications you buy from us, but there are significant differences you should know about. Uncertain ...

Some tips to make vet visits easier for your cat

Friday, June 22nd, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

It's best to transport your cat in a cat carrier. Each cat should have it’s own carrier; in other words, don't put two cats in one carrier. The best carriers open from the top or front, and can be taken apart so ...

Is your dog terrified of fireworks and thunderstorms? We can help!

Friday, June 8th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Warmer weather is finally here and soon it will be officially summer. Summer means three things; fireworks, thunderstorms and dogs who are terrified of these. For a dog with a phobia about these noises, a ...

“Stand and Stay”, a great skill for your dog to master.

Thursday, May 31st, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Teaching your dog how to Stand And Stay is a great way to make vet exams and dog baths go more smoothly. Here's how: Step 1: Stand Work on getting your dog to stand up on command. Have your dog sit, then hold ...

Why we refer to the Emergency Clinic on Maple Grove Road

Friday, March 16th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

We've been referring our after hours cases and emergencies to the Emergency Clinic on Maple Grove Road ever since we opened in 1989. They can be reached at 519-650-1617. We refer our patients to this clinic for the following reasons: 1/  Their prices ...

Arthritis in pets: the causes and treatment of this ailment.

Friday, March 16th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Arthritis means inflammation of joints. There are many causes of arthritis in pets. It is usually seen in senior pets. What causes arthritis? The most common type of arthritis is osteoarthritis (OA) ...

How to force feed an anorexic cat, if your veterinarian has recommended this

Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Cats sometimes present to vets for anorexia. In other words, they refuse to eat because they don’t have an appetite. Sometimes the cause of the anorexia is obvious, sometimes even after running tests, we don’t find the original cause. Cats can ...

Pets Deserve Pain Medication Too!

Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

From Dr. Langlais' column in The Record November 20, 2007 Mrs. Brown, who owns a cat named Hurley, thinks I'm an idiot. She felt Hurley did not need any pain medication after his surgery. I told her that castrating a cat is a ...

Why is dental care so important for our pets?

Friday, February 16th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

One of the most common conditions I see in dogs and cats is dental disease. Sadly, many pet owners don't seem to realize how important preventative dental care is to their animal's health and well-being. Or others mistakenly believe that ...

Some tips on how to get your chubby or fat pet to lose weight

Thursday, January 25th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

INFORMATION ON WEIGHT CONTROL IN PETS: Allowing a pet to overeat and to become overweight can shorten its life. Excess weight will put a strain on the animal's heart, liver, spine and joints. Overweight pets are at risk of developing diabetes ...