(902) 463-7610

Blog

You’ve been Accepted!

I had just finished my first training shift as a receptionist at Harbour Cities Veterinary Hospital when I got the email from the Atlantic Veterinary College at the University of Prince Edward Island. It read, “Congratulations! You have been accepted to the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) program in the 2017 Fall Semester.” My heart […]

Read More

How Nutrition Plays a Role in Pancreatitis

When you think of nutrition, you think about what us as humans, should be more diligent of in our own lives.  But are we also considering our pets nutritional needs as well?  In this blog, I would like to educate further on how nutrition is very important when it comes to our pet’s lives, especially […]

Read More

Lois has CKD

My sixteen-year-old cat Lois was diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) in early 2015. She was dropped off at a veterinary hospital as her owners at that time could no longer take care of her. It was there that she was diagnosed with CKD, and there, about a year and a half later, that I […]

Read More

Vestibular disease in companion animals

The vestibular system is a series of nerves, nuclei, portions of the brain, and organs of the inner ear that control the body’s sense of orientation and balance, helping the animal to understand movement. This system allows the animal to compensate for both their own movement and outside forces such as gravity, providing the ability […]

Read More

Sami, my Pom

When I was young I would continuously beg my parents to let me have a dog. The answer was always “maybe one day”, and that was simply not good enough for me. I decided that 6 years old me would save up hundreds of pennies in hopes that it would be enough to afford the […]

Read More
1 2 3 7
This was my first time at this vet, they fit my bunny in for an emergency appointment as she was…

Claire Macdonald

I have been using Dartmouth Cities Veterinary Hospital for about 35 years and have always had wonderful service with every…

Beverley Gallant

I took my two cats there for a vaccine and a checkup. The staff is absolutely wonderful and did everything…

Katie Singer

The staff at Harbour Cities Vet hospital are always very welcoming and friendly. Their services are fairly priced and they…

Gabrielle Robichaud

Friendly staff, great with the animals. Helped save my cats life and genuinely concerned about his wellbeing.

Jackie M