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Student Veterinarian Experience

Hi! I’m Claire Whittaker, and I am in my third year of veterinary school at the Atlantic Veterinary College in PEI. This summer, I’ve been working at various PetFocus clinics throughout Dartmouth.

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Waiting Room Etiquette

Today’s blog is an educational style one. I am a young, happy, goofy puppy, but my mom always makes sure I follow these simple guidelines when visiting the veterinary clinic:

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Train Your Cat: Yes, You Can!

Petworks Pet Resort Supervisor and Pet Trainer, Bobbi MacInnis, will be at the Cole Harbour Library on Wednesday, April 30 at 7pm with special guest, Carter the cat. Admission is free. Learn how to teach your tabby a few new tricks and give your kitty a new leash on life!

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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. 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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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.

SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

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

OPERATING HOURS

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

 

NEW PET OWNERS

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