Events

  • Aug 15 2019

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    Today is Check the Chip Day!

    No, not potato chips – but microchips, the chips used for identification should a pet become lost! …

  • Aug 08 2019

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    Assistance Dog Week

    There’s nothing cuter than coming across a cute little puppy wearing colored vests – yes, a service dog-in-training! You’ve probably seen them at the mall, in the grocery store, or on the…

  • Aug 01 2019

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    Immunization Awareness Month

    Vaccines are one of the greatest medical discoveries – they fundamentally changed modern medicine. Starting with the smallpox vaccine in the 18th century, more than 20 vaccines have been developed…

  • Jul 26 2019

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    Our Veterinary Team

    The Veterinary Team at Carnegy Animal Hospital has had a few changes recently. Earlier in the year Dr. Tamara Hollinger moved to Ontario as her husband was relocated to a new posting. A loss for us,…

  • Jul 25 2019

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    Remote Communities and Veterinary Care

    When your pet needs routine care, such as a wellness check, vaccinations, or deworming, or is ill or injured, you call your veterinary clinic, make an appointment, and hop into the car to take Fido or…

  • Jul 17 2019

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    Rabies Risks

    While cases of rabies in domestic pets and humans are rare in Canada, and in North America overall, the risk of rabies remains. Tragically, we are reminded of this by the case of a young man in…

  • Jul 11 2019

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    World Snake Day!

    Snakes! The word can evoke feelings of fear or intrigue, or maybe even thoughts of Harry Potter and Slytherin House! Whatever it invokes, July 11th is World Snake Day – a day to celebrate these…

  • Jul 04 2019

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    World Zoonoses Day

    Did you know that July 6th is World Zoonoses Day? Maybe “zoonoses” is not a word in your everyday conversations, but it is something you should know about! …