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Why we refer to the Emergency Clinic on Maple Grove Road

Saturday, October 13th, 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 ...

This author does not recommend feeding dogs table food

Saturday, October 13th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

By Malia Friesen (PetMD.com) “Love hurts,” or, in the case of feeding your dog “table food,” love can kill, slowly. We all want to show our pets how much we love them and help them to feel ...

Only 1/3 of owned cats get Preventative Health Care. That’s sad because:

Thursday, July 26th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

80% of owners assume their cats are not only self-sufficient, but in excellent health. And, 33% of owners only take their pet to the veterinarian if it’s sick. This is too bad because regular veterinarian care can help prevent many health problems ...

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 ...