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Peterborough, ON K9K 0E6
Phone: 705-745-5550
Fax: 705-745-5502

Lyme disease… it really ticks us off!

September 20th, 2017

Ticks are a growing problem in our area. The main problem they pose for us and our pets is the diseases that they carry, the most common and dangerous one being Lyme disease. Ticks are a concern anytime that the weather is above 4 degrees Celsius. They are a concern not only for your dog […]

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It’s all sun and games until someone gets heat stroke!

May 9th, 2018

With this crazy heatwave we’re having we thought this would be a good time to remind everyone of the dangers that can be associated with our pets in the summer. Perhaps the biggest danger to our pets in the summer is heat stroke. One of the easiest and unfortunately most common ways for our pets […]

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How do I pill my cat?

January 23rd, 2018

When your cat becomes sick sometimes there is no avoiding having to administer medication in pill form. This can be a tricky task! You might need to recruit a second person to help you depending on how wiggly your kitty friend is. The way you restrain the cat can really help you out. I find […]

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Potential Holiday Hazards for Pets

December 12th, 2017

The holidays are a wonderful, magical time of year! A time that you don’t want to spend in the veterinary emergency room. Unfortunately, during the holiday’s there are a lot of potential hazards to your pet. Here a few tips to avoid the most common holiday hazards. Be particularly cautious of your pet around anything […]

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What is wellness testing and why does my veterinarian recommend it?

December 7th, 2017

Wellness testing is screening of your pet for abnormalities/diseases prior to the pet actually showing symptoms. Wellness testing helps us uncover any problems brewing with your pet that we otherwise wouldn’t be aware of. The two main wellness tests we do are looking at your pet’s blood and urine. Wellness testing is also known as […]

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How to make my senior pet comfortable

November 23rd, 2017

As our young, spry pets that are full of energy start to get older they begin to slow down and can have many new obstacles to deal with. Some of these issues include loss of vision, hearing loss, mobility issues, reduced appetite, weight loss, confusion, etc. To make your senior pet the most comfortable avoid […]

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How to trim cat nails

July 19th, 2017

TRIMMING YOUR CAT’S NAILS Cat nails are easy to trim once you get the hang of it! First thing’s first it helps if you wait for your cat to be in a relaxed mood. Get your cat in a comfortable position, facing away from you. Grab a paw and gently squeeze the cat’s individual paw […]

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