We remain open to provide care for your pets. We are following the direction of government and regulatory authorities and have implemented hospital and visit protocols to keep both you and our team safe. For regular updates on our hours and visit protocols, please follow our social media platforms.
In addition to the Pet Health Care Library, we have provided the following links to websites that provide some great information on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care. We will update this page frequently and would love to hear your ideas on links that you would like to see us add to this page to share with other pet owners. Feel free to send us your favourites. If we like them, we will add them to our list!
Royal Canin Veterinary Diet – Information on our main line of veterinary therapeutic diets and life stage diets. This website also has good information about choosing a pet, purebred dogs and cats, as well as nutrition tips, exercise and vet tips for all life stages of your pet.
Dog Star Daily – Dr. Ian Dunbars dog training website. Loaded with great information and sources.
Choosing a new puppy – This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy.
Heartworm Society – Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!
Behaviour problems – Founded by Brian Kilcommons and Sharon Wilson, best-selling authors and recognized experts on animal training and behaviour, this site is a terrific resource for advice on a variety of behavioural problems. If you want to learn more about feline house soiling, barking dogs, aggression, or any other behavioural problem, check this one out!
Ultimate Puppy – Learn how to train your puppy when it’ll have the most impact.
Veterinary Partner– Providing the veterinary industry with online resources to access the tools and information for modern veterinary practice.
USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service – The USDA maintains this website with information on a variety of animal health-related topics, including the latest news on such things as Mad Cow Diseases, foot and mouth disease, and many other things.
Rainbow Bridge – Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members.
They took awesome care of my newly adopted cat when his eye infection became an eye ulcer that turned into…
Due to the close contact that our work requires, we have taken additional measures to protect you and our team while providing care for your furry family members.
Our latest policies as of Monday, March 30, 2020:
1. We are currently operating a “closed waiting room” policy to protect our clients and staff. When you arrive, please remain in your vehicle and use your cell phone to call us at 506.622.2355. We will take a history of your pet from outside your car, and bring your pet into the clinic for an examination with the veterinarian. Once the examination is finished, the Doctor will either call you or come out to talk to you to discuss the treatment etc for your pet. For those who do not have a mobile phone, an easy knock at the door will work the same way!
2. We are continuing to accept appointments for urgent or sick pets, as well as time-sensitive puppy/kitten vaccinations. All other services will be scheduled for a later time.
3. We are still OPEN with the following hours: Monday, Tuesday, Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am - 7:00pm
Saturdays & Sundays we are closed.
4. If you are ordering food or medications, please allow 2-4 business days as our suppliers are dealing with increased demand and are trying to fill orders as quickly as possible. We will advise you as soon as your order arrives. Please call us when you arrive to pick up your order, but do not enter the hospital. Our staff will bring your order to your car and take payment over the phone. You can also use our online store and have your food delivered directly to your home. To sign up for the online store, visit our website.
5. For the time being, we are not accepting cash as payment. Credit cards and debit card payments are still available.
Following the recommendations of our government and medical experts, we are doing our best to practice social distancing within the constraints of our roles. As such, we have taken measures to avoid both contracting and facilitating the spread of this virus.
Thank you for helping us be diligent for everyone's safety. As we have heard from all levels of government, the situation is fluid and any updates will be provided as changes occur.
- Your dedicated team at Waterview Animal Hospital