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Care to Share? Share the Care Referral Program

A referral by you to family members or friends is the greatest compliment we can receive at Eastern Shore Veterinary Hospital, in that we are being acknowledged for a job well done.  As such, when you take the time to “Share the Care” with a family member or friend, we would like to return the […]

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Halifax Chamber of Commerce Business After-Hours Event

This month’s Halifax Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours Event is sponsored by PetFocus. Join us on March 27 (5-7pm) at our Bedford South location, 15 Peakview Way, for an evening of fun and learning. Admission is free for this event. Please RSVP here. We hope to see you at the paw-ty!

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2014 Business Awards Gala

PetFocus is proud to have been selected as the Silver Award recipient at the 2014 Chamber of Commerce Business Award Gala, in the New Business Category.  PetFocus was recognized for the collaborative approach to providing excellent pet care, and the commitment to community service through support of numerous animal shelters and rescue groups, as well […]

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PetFocus vet group hunts down digs for new hospital

Bedford facility will be eighth in stable of clinics and will offer specialized treatment The largest veterinarian group in Atlantic Canada is about to get a little bigger. A year after amalgamating seven practices, PetFocus Veterinary Group has begun renovations on a 2,900-square-foot space within Hemlock Square in Bedford. When it opens at the end […]

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“Tails on the Rails” Event to Mark the Launch of Cleaner Trails Campaign

A partnership of PetFocus (Westwood Hills) and SMBARTA Use of the SMB Rails to Trails corridor has increased – hikers, bikers and equestrians are all enjoying the trails and the number of people out with their furry canine companions is also growing. This is good news… except that where there are dogs, there are often […]

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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: July 6, 2020

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we are pleased to advise that effective June 5, 2020 some restrictions on veterinary practices have been lifted. Based on these changes, below are 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 to Wednesday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday to Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 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