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Joan Frizzell

Client Care Specialist

I retired after 37 years working with the government and decided to do something entirely different. I was fortunate to be successful in getting a part-time job, which I wanted to be located in my community, doing something that I knew I would enjoy. I love animals and welcomed the opportunity to help. In September 2015, I joined the clinic. In my position, I am given the opportunity to make the visit a happy experience, for both the owner and pet. What I love most about my job is dealing with the pets that come to the clinic, they always put a smile on my face and make my day.

My favourite thing about the clinic is the people, they are so committed to the pets that walk through the door and treat the clients with respect and tender care. I have worked with many during the years and can honestly say that this is the best group I have worked with, as we all have the same goal - taking care of pets. Fun fact about me is that I have a warped sense of humor. We always had cats growing up and their names were always Pupie (my mother). When I got married, I got a dog whose name was Bullet.

I have been taking my Service Dog to this establishment for 3 years. They are always friendly, and reliable. They…

Ken Coakley

Always great care for our pet's! They were amazing during the hardest day ever, when I had to make the…

Katie Johnson

Fast, courteous service when collecting drugs and food for pets.

Nick Boldt

The staff is great and they take the time to explain things. I will definitely continue to bring my kitties…

Tara Sheppard

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Last updated: November 25, 2020

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we have made 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, Tuesday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, Friday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday & 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 Eastern Shore Veterinary Hospital