Life behind the exam room doors

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    It’s Dental Month!

    Feb 02 2018

    6 Questions to Ask BEFORE Your Pet Has A Professional Cleaning. One day I was thumbing through Facebook and I saw a photograph of a dog having her teeth cleaned…

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    Is you cat trying to tell you something?

    Nov 02 2017

    Anyone who loves a cat knows that they do things their own way and it is no different when it comes to arthritis. When I was in university we were…

  • Brooke

    Oct 19 2017

    Meet Brooke, a very loving senior cat. She does have some health issues but would make a great companion in a mature home. Please contact us for more information.

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    Ticks – The Little Monster That Could and The Increasing Threat Of Lyme Disease

    Jun 13 2017

    Last week we diagnosed a dog who has never been out of the Abbotsford area with Lyme disease. And though this is not an epidemic, it does raise some concern,…

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    Why Is My Cat Yellow?

    May 02 2017

    Did you know that for a short time dogs can fast, people can fast and Bears fast REALLY well, but cats cannot fast. Hepatic lipidosis (Fatty Liver Disease) is a…

  • Geriatric Care: How to care for our aging pets

    Feb 02 2017

    It is inevitable that we will all age. As our dogs and cats enter their golden years they too will have to face common issues that occur with age. Often…

  • Don’t Let Them Hurt – Understanding Pain In Our Dogs & Cats

    Jan 16 2017

    “But my dog (cat) is not in pain.” I bet every veterinarian hears this statement every day. I know at the Fraser Valley Animal Hospital this is a common conversion…

  • Don’t Poke The Bear – How to Avoid Pain Wind Up

    Jan 16 2017

    If you are dealing with any pet that may have any chronic pain or discomfort, say due to arthritis, the next couple paragraphs will give you some important insight and…

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    Optimizing an indoor lifestyle for cats

    Aug 18 2016

    Many of us keep our cats inside to keep them healthy and safe from cars, dogs, other cats and viral diseases.  But is this a healthy lifestyle?  Perhaps we need…

  • A Fear Free Trip To The Vet

    May 24 2016

    Did you know that I am an Oxymoron? So here is the secret about myself… I am actually very scared of needles. YUP a Doctor who works with needles everyday…