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  • Aug 01 2016

    Storm’s Lick Granuloma

    Storm is a 5 year-old Labrador retriever who has a bad habit: he likes to lick and chew at his legs. Storm’s habit is so extreme that he has licked…

  • Jul 01 2016

    Skunked!

    Dr. Shallen Langley’s “Skunked” Experience. 5:30am, alarm goes off…It is okay, the alarm is for my husband and I still have an hour before it is my turn to leave…

  • Jun 13 2016

    Dozer’s Sock

    Dozer was in for a foreign body surgery after ingesting a large sock. Dr. Jason isolated the unhealthy intestines and located the sock. The sock was so long that the intestines had…

  • May 01 2016

    Tibial Tuberosity Advancement Surgery

    “Brandy”, a super sweet 9 year old shepherd mix, was favouring her hind leg off and on for a few months and suddenly became very sore and refused to use…

  • Apr 01 2016

    Not Just Diarrhea

    Diarrhea can be caused by parasites, bacteria or viruses, eating unusual food or non-food objects, or swallowing something that then became stuck in the intestine. When Shadow, a sweet 7…

  • Mar 01 2016

    Ewok’s Bat Attack

    Ewok, a 12 year old feisty long haired indoor black and white cat, was visited this January by a bat that flew into her apartment. Agile Ewok sprang into action,…

  • Feb 01 2016

    Squirrel and A Stone

    Squirrel’s owners came into the Bracebridge Animal Hospital with their dog for an examination and consultation. They had been finding a reddish discharge on the dog’s bed intermittently for a…

  • Jan 01 2016

    Penelope’s Xylitol Toxicity

    Penelope a 10 month old Scottish terrier puppy belonging to one of our staff members wandered off in the house for about 30 minutes. When she did not return her…

  • Nov 01 2015

    What Did You Get Into!?!

    Toxin Exposure in a Cat. A two year old cat arrived at the clinic with whole body tremors, an abnormally low heart rate and very reactive to touch and noises…