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  • Tick Borne Diseases in Nova Scotia (NS)

    Jul 12 2020

    There is a new online tick identification platform called eTick and is now available to help inform and update you about tick-borne diseases in Nova Scotia.  eTick is a citizen…

  • Curbside Care during COVID-19 – How we are adapting to change for our Patients

    Mar 31 2020

    Business as “Unusual”..To keep up with COVID-19 health requirements for sanitation and physical-distancing, we feel we have worked out the best plan to keep your pet’s urgent appointments and health…

  • MSVCC – Reducing the Spread of COVID-19

    Mar 19 2020

    HOW CAN WE HELP REDUCE THE SPREAD OF INFECTION AT OUR CLINIC – Available and ample opportunity for frequent hand washing – using soap and paper towels. – Hand Sanitizers…

  • COVID-19 Miscellaneous FAQ

    Mar 18 2020

    By Scott Weese   Does the SARS-CoV-2 virus (virus that causes COVID-19) infect animals? Yes. But… …The virus likely originated in an animal of some kind and has since been found in…

  • Social Distancing and Your Pet During COVID-19

    Mar 17 2020

    The World Health Organization has declared the COVID-19 a pandemic. Much of the population in North America, and many other parts of the world, are practicing social distancing to help…

  • Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) and Your Pet

    Mar 08 2020

    The outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a new coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), first detected in Wuhan City, in China, has raised concerns about the potential for a global pandemic. While the…

  • February is Dental Health Month

    Feb 09 2020

    When teaching young children to brush their teeth, there are lots of strategies to help them develop good dental habits. Rhymes, songs, appealing toothpaste, and fun toothbrushes with their favorite television or…

  • Why My Dog is Wearing a Muzzle?

    Aug 18 2019

    My Dog could be wearing a Muzzle for one of these Reasons: He/she likes to eat things from the ground and we are avoiding another foreign body surgery. He/she is…

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    Hot Spots in Dogs

    Aug 17 2019

    Home » Pet Health » Educational Articles » Educational Articles What are Hot Spots? Acute moist dermatitis or hot spots are a common skin disorder in dogs. Hot spots can…

  • 5 Simple Ways to Protect Your Pet From Getting Lost

    Jul 18 2019

    When it comes to your pet, the last thing you want to think about is losing them. Unfortunately, lost pets are all too common—especially in the summer months, when frequent…