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Natasha Lee Cavanagh

Veterinary Assistant
In 2002, I graduated from Compu College and started my career as a Veterinary Assistant in Alberta, until finally deciding to move back home to Nova Scotia. I have always known that I wanted to be a part of the Eastern Shore Veterinary Hospital team. Growing up on the Eastern Shore, we would bring our animals to the ESVH and we always received the best care from the friendly staff. I really like the small town feeling of this clinic, I got the privilege of joining the ESVH team in September 2012. I love working with animals and helping to figure out what is wrong with them, as they do not have a voice of their own! I enjoy looking at creepy crawlies under the microscope and helping with emergency situations. I love coming in every day and not knowing what might come through the door. Working in the animal field always keeps you on your toes and you're always learning something new every day. I love spending time with my family and friends and some of our favourite thing to do is going camping and spending the day on the four-wheeler trails.
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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COVID-19 Pet Advice Part 2: Managing Cats' Increased Stress Due to Changes at Home

As a veterinarian, cat lover, and cat owner, I like many, would love to believe my cats would love my constant attention, but alas cats, like us, need their space. 

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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