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Pia's story

Pet of the Month: Pia’s Story

The key to good health, starts in your pet’s mouth! Pia is a 4 year old Chinese dog who her owners had rescued. She came to them with terrible teeth and upper respiratory infections that kept spreading to her lungs. Her owner explained that despite her health issues, Pia appeared happy...

North Town Vet Hospital

Pet of the Month February: Maggie, Why You Should Keep Your Dog on a Leash

Maggie is a 9 year old cockapoo that was admitted to North Town Veterinary Hospital for bite wounds. Her owner was walking her one foggy night without a leash, when suddenly another dog appeared out of nowhere. The owner said that at first the dogs were just sniffing each other...

North Town Veterinary Hospital National Cupcake Day poster

National Cupcake Day: February 2016

Event: National Cupcake Day Date: All of February Time: Anytime, fresh baking every Friday. Location: North Town Vet Greeting Area Details: National Cupcake Day is a Fundraising initiative, raising money and awareness for local OSPCA’s and Humane Society’s. North Town will be donating all funds raised to the Oakville &...

Whiskey the dog

Pet of the Month: Whiskey’s Story

“Animals are such agreeable friends- they ask no questions, they pass no criticism”– George Eliot. Whiskey is a beautiful 10 year old Lhaso Apso mix who is a frequent boarder here at North Town Veterinary Hospital. Three years ago Whiskey slipped and fell down half a flight of stairs and...