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What Does a Knee Cap Have to do With Teeth?

  Dogs love to chew and depending on the dog, the treats we give them do not last long at all. Usually the harder the treat, the longer they last, however, there is a downside to those long lasting hard treats. Teeth are covered by enamel which is the hardest surface in a dog’s body. […]

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Guidelines for Dental Home Care

Did you know that one of the most common clinical conditions occurring in adult dogs and cats is dental disease?

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Resorptive Lesions in Cats

Resorptive Lesions are a very painful and unfortunately a common dental problem that at least 50% of the cat population suffers from. There is no known cause as to why this occurs. Resorptive Lesions formerly called  “Feline Oral  Resorptive Lesions” (FORL), occur when the body starts to breakdown the root until the crown of the […]

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Dental Care for Pets

Pets need dental care too; we’ve all heard this before when we bring our pets to their Vet appointments, but what does that mean? As humans we brush our teeth twice daily and go to our regular dentist appointments (for the most part anyways), but unfortunately our pet’s teeth do not get the same attention. We’ve […]

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What Causes Bad Breath in Dogs?

Pond scum. This is the stuff that sits on the top of the water on ponds, puddles or swamps where the flow of water is not very good. This pond scum is usually a green to brown colour, it is a living community of all sorts of nasty things like bacteria, algae and protozoa and […]

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Separation Anxiety in Dogs

How do I know if my dog's problem is due to separation anxiety? Separation anxiety describes dogs that usually are overly attached or dependent on family members. They become extremely anxious and show distress behaviours such as vocalization, destruction, or house soiling when separated from the owners.

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Last updated: May 29, 2020

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we are pleased to advise that effective May 19, 2020 some restrictions on veterinary practices have been lifted. Based on these changes, below are some important updates to our operating policies.

1. WE CAN NOW SEE ALL CASES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

This includes vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, heartworm testing, spays and neuters, dental services, and more!

2. SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

3. ONLINE CONSULTATIONS ARE AVAILABLE

If you wish to connect with a veterinarian via message, phone or video, visit our website and follow the "Online Consultation" link.

4. OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:

- Monday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
- Tuesday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
- Wednesday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
- Thursday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
- Friday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
- Saturday: 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
- Sunday: CLOSED


NEW PET OWNERS

Have you welcomed a new furry family member to your home? We’d love to meet them! Visit our Must Know New Pet Owner Information page for useful resources and helpful recommendations for new pet owners.

Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

- Your dedicated team at North Hill Animal Hospital