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Feeding Your Senior Pet

As your pet ages from a puppy/kitten, to an adult, to a senior animal, its nutritional requirements will also change. What your pet needs when it is young will not be the same as what it needs when it is older.

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Senior Pets and Changes to Veterinary Care

As much as we would love our furry family members to live forever, the sad truth is that they age much faster than humans.

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Senior Pets and Children

At many vet practices we frequently hear that “my old dog or my old cat doesn’t like the kids.“ As pets age they tend to change in their behaviours as well their physical abilities.

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Understanding & Caring for your Senior Pet

Did you know that dogs are considered to be in their senior years when they turn seven years old and cats when they turn nine years old?  As our pets age, physical and behavioural changes occur.  You may notice your pet sleeping more, they may not want to jump up on things or may be […]

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It’s Senior Awareness Month

It’s senior awareness month, as Registered veterinary technician and certified rehabilitation technician I have met my fair share of Maggie’s, Duke’s, Jack’s, and Max’s Benjis throughout my 20 year career. Here is one’s story: My name is Madison , I am a 9 year old rottie.. I started have mobility issues a few years ago, […]

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Why Are My Dogs Nail Still Long After Her Nail Trim?

Elsa is my beautiful two years old pointer mix pup. I call her my gentle giant as she is taller than me when she jumped up at six months old.

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Last updated: December 20, 2021

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we can continue providing our full range of services, under certain restrictions. We are continuing to see all cases by appointment only including pets in need of vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, heartworm testing, spays and neuters, dental services, parasite prevention, and more.

Effective immediately, we will return to our Closed Door Protocols.


Please note, failure to comply with Covid-19 safety measures may result in revoked or restricted access.


We are OPEN with the following hours:

Monday & Friday: 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 7:00 am – 8:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED



Have you welcomed a new furry family member to your home? 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 PetWorks Veterinary Hospital