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  • Ticks in Ontario
    Ticks in Ontario WHAT IS A TICK? Ticks are eight legged parasites that have highly developed mouthparts that pierce through the skin of animals and feed on their blood. Ticks feed on Read more
  • Dental Facts
    DID YOU KNOW? Just like humans, puppies and kittens develop a full set of baby teeth that are then replaced with adult teeth when they grow up! Puppies have 28 temporary teeth. Read more
  • Pet Paw Safety
    For month of January, we felt it was an important time for us to share a number of winter-focused posts for you all. In one of these posts, we shared Read more
  • Why do we vaccinate?
    Why Vaccinate? A question we, as veterinary professionals, receive quite often is why vaccinating is so important, I mean, it’s just a dog or cat, right? Wrong. When you make the Read more
  • Why Do Veterinarians Keep Talking About Rabies?
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  • 8 Spring Pet Tips
    Spring is just around the corner and you are probably starting to itch for warmer weather, longer days, and fresh greenery poking up from the ground. In order to be prepared for Read more
  • Hypothyroidism in dogs
    Hypothyroidism is a clinical condition that dog’s get when their thyroid glands are underactive and don’t secrete enough Thyroxine (T4) and Triiodothyronine (T3). Thyroid glands regulate your metabolism and when they become under Read more
  • Bloat
    Bloat Does your dog or cat stuff their faces or have a habit of getting into the food bag and feasting on the banquet of kibble laid out so nicely for them? Do Read more
  • It’s November! My Dog Can’t Have Ticks! Can He?!
    Within the past few weeks we at Lakeshore Road Animal Hospital have had a number of clients come in with ticks on their dog. Some dogs had only one, others Read more
  • Holiday Hazards
    Holiday Hazards As the holidays are fast approaching, we want to help educate everyone on the possible holiday dangers for your pets. Quite often we get caught up in the chaos Read more
  • Pain in Pets
    Is your pet acting strange? Here are some common signs of pain in both dogs and cats. CATS - Your cat may make rumbly sounds or growl when touched in a painful area. Read more
  • Canine Teeth
    Canine Teeth Having healthy teeth is a very important aspect of a dog’s health.ANATOMY OF THE TEETH Dogs have multiple types of teeth. A dog will have incisors, canines, premolars and molars, Read more
  • 11 Tips to Prepare for a Puppy
    11 Tips to Prepare for a Puppy What I heard most often when starting with my new puppy is “you’re practically like a new mother!” This was true in a lot of aspects. Read more
  • Trusting your Veterinarian
    Veterinary Staff vs. Everyone Else Picture this. You work as an accountant and have no experience with cars and mechanics. A newspaper flyer for a local mechanic shop advertises that they Read more
  • Dental Month
    Could you imagine going days, even weeks without brushing your teeth? I’m sure your answer to that is no. So why let our pets?  Dental disease exists in an estimated 85% Read more
  • Thanksgiving Hazards
    It's hard to believe, but Thanksgiving is already just around the corner! Here at Lakeshore Road Animal Hospital, we would like to provide you with some helpful information in order Read more

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  • Why the Controversy About Pet Vaccinations?

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    According to the American Animal Hospital Association, nearly two-thirds of pets suffer from dental problems because their owners do not provide dental care for them. Imagine what would happen to your own teeth if they were never brushed or examined by a dentist. The same thing can happen with your pet’s ...

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  • Managing Pet Allergies in Kids

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  • Euthanasia: Saying Goodbye

    It's not easy to say goodbye to cherished pets, even those that have lived long, happy lives. Although you may hate the thought of life without your pet, euthanasia can be the kindest decision you can make when your friend is suffering. Making the Decision If your pet has been seriously injured in a ...

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  • Is a Wet Nose a Sign of a Healthy Pet?

    Have you ever heard that a wet nose is a sign that your pet is healthy? Although that's often the case, it's not always true. A moist nose can benefit your pet in several ways, but it doesn't necessarily guarantee good health. How Does a Wet Nose Help My Pet? Have you ever been woken at 5 a.m. by a cold, ...

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