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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 and continued to eat and […]

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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 then things turned bad very […]

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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 ruptured his vertebra, also causing […]

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Pet of the Month: July 2015 – “Baby” Gillis – By: Michelle W. ACA

  “Baby” Gillis is a lovely 3-year-old domestic medium-hair feline that was brought into Aimee’s home as a foster at first, but then became part of the family pretty quickly. At the beginning of Baby’s story, it was scary.  She most likely was confused about what was happening, as being in a new home is […]

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Pet of the Month: June “Stanley” By: Nicole Arruda, ACA

“Animals are reliable, many full of love, true in their affections, predictable in their actions, grateful and loyal… Difficult standards for people to live up to.” ~ Alfred A. Montapert Stanley is a 5-year-old cat who belongs to Gloria, NTVH Client Service Representative. He was born around March of 2010, found on his own near a […]

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Community Parks and Dogs

End of school is here!  As a mum of two young boys, we live in our little park. Dogs pass through with their owners enjoying an evening walk, the kids are playing grounders and building sand castles, and the parents are unwinding from a hectic day at work and after-school activities.

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North Town Veterinary Hospital is committed to doing everything possible to combat the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

As part of this commitment, effective immediately, North Town Veterinary Hospital will be instituting the following precautionary protocol to minimize the risk of COVID-19 transmission.

For the safety of yourself, our staff, and the community, clients will not be allowed to enter the building. We have initiated a Closed-Door Policy, we have locked our front doors. Please call 905-451-2000 when you arrive for your appointment. We will meet you outside to get your pet. The exam will take place in our hospital and our Doctor will communicate the results of the examination via telephone. You can also place an order for pet food through our Online Store by visiting our website.


- If possible, please call us at 905-451-2000 to let us know you are on the way so that we can be prepared to meet you upon your arrival at the hospital.

- When you arrive, please stay in your vehicle in our parking lot and call 905-451-2000, and we'll come to you.

- If you do not have a phone or your pet's emergency is immediately life-threatening, please come to the front door and ring the bell.

Online consultations are now available!

- If you wish to connect with a veterinarian via message, phone or video, visit our website and follow the "Online Consultation" link.

Thank you in advance for your understanding.