• Nov 22 2012

    Glaucoma in Dogs and Cats

    Last evening Doctors McKenzie, Lootsma and Laidlaw enjoyed a very informative lecture by a local veterinary ophthalmologist (eye specialist) on Glaucoma in dogs and cats.  Dr. Whelan is currently practicing at the…

  • Nov 20 2012

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    The 12 Hazards of the Holidays

    **This information is courtesy of the VEC (Veterinary Emergency Clinic) in Toronto, Ontario.  Click HERE to check out their website!** 1.  Ethylene Glycol (Antifreeze) – This common toxin can cause…

  • Nov 06 2012

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    Pet Food Drive

    It’s back!  Mountain Animal Hospital will be hosting a pet food drive again for the upcoming holiday season.  Last year we raised just over 331 lbs of pet food!  During…

  • Oct 30 2012

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    Keeping your Pet Safe this Halloween

    Since tomorrow is the big night for trick or treat-ers we thought we would offer a few tips on keeping pets safe. – Keep pets indoors in a quiet room….

  • Oct 16 2012

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    Caution Chicken Jerky Treats

    We would like to caution our clients about some jerky treats made in China that are causing dogs to become very ill.  Some dogs that have eaten these treats have…

  • Oct 11 2012

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    Pet Halloween Pictures!

    We want to see your furry family members all dressed up in their Halloween costumes!  If you e-mail us a picture at we’ll post them on our Facebook page!…

  • Sep 24 2012

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    Getting your cat to the Veterinarian

    Did you know that regular visits to the veterinarian for wellness examinations are very important, even for indoor cats?  The American Association of Feline Practitioners recommends yearly wellness examinations for…

  • Sep 24 2012

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    Welcome back Dr. Lootsma!

    Welcome to the Mountain Animal Hospital Blog!  We’ll use our first post to welcome back Dr. Christine Lootsma from her maternity leave!  Her first official day back is Tuesday, October…

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