Applesauce and Oatmeal Pet Cookie

Sugar and spice and everything nice. With this yummy pet treat recipe, your furry friend will not feel left out of this sweet day!

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Comparing proactive and reactive dental care – and what’s the cost of it all?

It is a common belief that a veterinarian’s sole purpose is to treat pets for illness or injury. This is only a small portion of what we aim to achieve. In an ideal world, veterinarians would be able to prevent all illnesses and injuries.

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Get to know Dr. Tara Pugh, Primary Care Veterinarian

We also did a Q&A session with Dr. Tara Pugh who is a primary care veterinarian at McKnight. Read on to find out what inspired her to become a vet and what fuels her passion for this career!

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Get to know Dr. Shauna Gavin, Primary Care Veterinarian

We recently did a Q&A session with one of our primary care veterinarians, Dr. Shauna Gavin. Read on to get a peek into the veterinary world!

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Does this young bird need human help?

At some point, nearly everyone who spends time outdoors finds a baby bird—one that is unable to fly well and seems lost or abandoned. Your first impulse may be to help the young bird, but in the great majority of cases, the young bird doesn’t need help. In fact, intervening often makes the situation worse. […]

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Last updated: February 1, 2022.

NOTICE: We are currently allowing 1 client into the treatment rooms during appointments.


: 24- HOUR
**Please note, there is no 24-hours urgent care services Thursday to Saturday at this time**

MONDAY TO FRIDAY: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM. (Last patient intake at 3:30 PM)

Our #1 concern is keeping both you and your pets safe. We are following the AHS Guidelines to keep you safe. Please keep 6 kitties apart, mask up, and sanitize when entering our premises.

We are working hard to serve you better and improve our practice. We sincerely appreciate your patience, kindness, and understanding during this time while we battle the COVID-19 Pandemic, in addition to our hospital renovations, and staff shortages.

For urgent medical help outside of our hours, please contact:

1. Fish Creek Hospital - (403) 873-1700
2. Western Veterinary Specialists & Emergency Centre - (403) 770 -1340
3. VCA Canada CARE Centre - (403) 520-8387
4. Southern Alberta Veterinary Emergency - (403) 995-3270

For non- urgent care outside of our hours, please contact:

1. Edgemont Veterinary Clinic - (403) 239-4657
2. Airdrie Animal Clinic - (403) 948-3619