Wellness Wednesdays

Wellness Wednesdays
Happy Wednesday!! And happy Wellness day! We feature different Veterinary Clinics on Wednesdays, from this beautiful province of BC.  Handicapped Pets Canada would like to introduce you to Bowen Veterinary Services, located on Bowen Island. This is what they have to say “We are a 24 hr emergency service and ICU capable clinic. We are ...

Special considerations for Special Needs

While all dogs progress to becoming seniors, some tend to just get some greys, and other dogs seem to get every single aging ailment possible. Suddenly, your happy-go-lucky pouncing pup is now a poster dog for veterinary clinics “ageing and special needs animals” campaigns. Failing eyesight, sore joints and even some accidents are all common ...

Wellness Wednesdays

Wellness Wednesdays
Wellness Wednesdays brings us to Vedder Mountain Veterinary Clinic, in Chilliwack BC. Dr. Leslie Ross and her staff, Ross, Peggy, Haylie and Mary, would like to introduce their patient, Cooper! Handicapped pet patients are no doubt relieved of a considerable amount of distress and discomfort with your aids. I am pleased to describe my “Cooper ...

Wellness Wednesdays

Wellness Wednesdays
Welcome to Wellness Wednesdays, I hope you’ve been paying attention! There will be an exam soon, with bonus questions.  Haha, just kidding. Our resident dog, TimBit made me write that, I promise!    At Kennedy Heights Animal & Bird Hospital, their staff, Dr. Linda Schild, Dr. Yuri Yoon, Dr. Dana Gibson, Sarah, Kelsey, Laura, Stephanie, Jenn, ...

Wellness Wednesdays

Wellness Wednesdays
At Garibaldi Veterinary Hospital, we have a special clinic cat named Polar who is missing her back right leg. She came to us through the SPCA when she only 3-4 month old and was born with her leg deformed. We amputated it at around 6 months of age and she decided she was going to ...

Wellness Wednesdays

Wellness Wednesdays
Welcome to another instalment of Wellness Wednesdays, where we feature a new Veterinary Clinic in this beautiful province of BC every week on (you guessed it,) Wednesdays. Today, we’d like to introduce you all to Pacific Cat Clinic in Victoria, Vancouver Island. They would like to to share Merry. ” Merry was with our adoption ...

Wellness Wednesdays

Wellness Wednesdays
At Cottonwood Veterinary Clinic, located at 101B 45793 Luckakuck Way in Chilliwack BC, They have a permanent resident, Lily, who came to our clinic after becoming acutely paralyzed in her hind end at only 8 weeks old.  As there is no known treatment to improve her condition quickly she became the newest member of our team here at ...

Wellness Wednesdays

Wellness Wednesdays
Wellness Wednesdays introduces you to Lifetime Pet Care Practice, in Surrey BC. Dr. Yuri Yoon, Dr. Natasa Milojkovic and their staff,  Jen, Laura, Jenn, Leisha, Anita would like to tell you about Shylo.  Shylo came to Lifetime Pet Care Practice in 2002 looking for a new home. After a short while everyone fell in love with ...

Age is not a disease!

Age is not a disease!
Every day we have new customers call us, saying their dog is having mobility issues, their cat needs an amputation, or they just need some assistance. Every day, I have people tell me “He’s 14, I know thats old”. I always ask people “does he still look at you the same? Does his tail wag, ...

Your pet keeps you healthy

Your pet keeps you healthy
We’ve written a lot about pets and their health. How to keep them healthy, how to prevent them from being unhealthy, how to maintain their health once they get older, how to do a wellness check, and how to cope with an animal whose very unhealthy. How do pets affect our health? Good question. Basic ...