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Caring for Wrinkly Dogs

Getting a pet is a big decision.

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Cats & Drinking

Most cats are known for not drinking enough water.  We recommended that our cats, in particular, our male cats, be encouraged to drink plenty of water to help prevent urinary problems.

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Spaying and Neutering: A Recipe for a Healthy Pet

Have you heard of Scooter the neutered cat? He is the ginger-furred, spiffy sunglasses-wearing ball of fluff who is the face of an online campaign promoting spay and neuter.

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What’s for Dinner?

Today I had Kraft Dinner for lunch.  I am a big fan of Kraft Dinner from time to time and I enjoy it with a little bit of ketchup and pepper.  When I am feeling extra indulgent, I will add grated cheddar cheese and stir it in until it melts.  Yum.  I know that this is not an ideal […]

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Taurine & Our Feline Friends: Why is it Needed in Their Diet?

Taurine is an essential amino acid that is needed in felines for their diet. Taurine is an animal-based protein, and it is found in wet and dry diets alike. These include beef hearts, liver, kidneys, shrimp, and even salmon.  There are multiple amino acids that the feline body needs to function normally, but Taurine may […]

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Kirsty's Farewell to CPVH

The past 5 years at Clayton Park Veterinary Hospital have been incredible. Exciting, fun, challenging, heartbreaking, eye-opening, stressful, and at times, difficult; but amazing. Every day that passes, I have fallen more and more in love with animal medicine.

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Last updated: September 13, 2021

Dear Clients,

The province of Nova Scotia will enter Stage 5 of the COVID re-opening plan on September 15. Here is what Stage 5 will look like at Clayton Park Veterinary Hospital:

  • Masks are required for all clients entering our hospital, as well as for all our staff
  • Telemedicine appointments are available to anyone who cannot wear a mask inside our hospital
  • 1 client per exam room allowed (exceptions will be made for end of life procedures)
  • Credit cards are the preferred method of payment
  • Curbside pickup of food and medication is still available. Please call ahead of time so that we can have your order ready upon your arrival. A reminder that we require 48 hours notice for food and prescription orders. To place an order through our online store, visit our website and click on "Online Store".
  • OPERATING HOURS

    Monday to Friday: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Saturday: 9:00 am - 3:00 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 Clayton Park Veterinary Hospital