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Beware of that Food on Your Kitchen Table

We all love to spoil our pets and who can resist the puppy eyes that Rover or Lady gives us when we are sitting down for dinner.  However, there are a number of different foods that, although we love and enjoy, are toxic to our furry companion. 

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Choosing the Right Breed for You

Choosing your new best friend can be quite a challenge! There is a lot to research and consider when choosing a dog. Being well informed, and understanding the lifelong love, care, and commitment that is required, will help make the transition to owning a new dog easier.

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Why Some Dog’s Eat Poop?

Many dogs start eating poop because their bodies are telling them to correct an insufficiency or imbalance in the digestive process. Perhaps the pancreas isn’t producing enough insulin or other enzymes, or maybe the balance of good-to-bad gut bacteria is out of whack, for example.

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Boarding Your Pet

Vacation time is slowly creeping up on us and when pets are involved we want to make sure that they are cared for while we are away. If taking them is not an option or we need a little break, boarding your pets at a boarding facility or a vet clinic can be an option.

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Start an Oral Hygiene Program at Home for a Healthy Mouth

Periodontal disease is the most common disease condition we see affecting all pets. By 2 years of age, 80% of dogs and 70% of cats have some form of periodontal disease. One of the best practices that you can do for your pet is to brush its teeth daily and this will help prevent periodontal […]

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Winter Hazards & Your Pets

The winter season is a wonderful time of year for everyone, but can also be a stressful time as well. With lots of time spent outside in the snow, and preparing for those pesky winter storms!

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Last updated: February 25, 2021

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we are pleased to advise that effective May 19, 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 Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
- Saturday: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
- 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 McLean Animal Hospital