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Ring in the New Year’s: Resolutions for your Pet

Now we have all heard of the “New Year’s resolution.”  Some people follow this timeless tradition every year to the fullest and some people give up after January, myself included. This year I have an idea to help you go all the way, to help you last the full year with your resolution. The Killarney […]

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Chips! Killarney Cat Hospital Cat of the Month: January 2015

It’s the start of the New Year! Here at Killarney, all of our patients hold a special place in our hearts so we decided we would start acknowledging some of these patients with our new monthly blog feature – Killarney Cat of the Month! As many of you are aware, we have been working with […]

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Feline Hyperthyroidism by Dr. Destinee Dummer

Feline hyperthyroidism is a commonly diagnosed condition in elderly kitties. About 10% of all cats older than 10 years develop hyperthyroidism. This disease is characterized by an overactive thyroid gland, causing an increased metabolism. We see significant weight loss despite a ferocious appetite, restlessness and often an increase in urination and thirst. Some cats will […]

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Your Cat’s Holiday Wish List

Happy Holidays from Killarney Cat Hospital! Stumped for what to get your favourite felines? We’ve put together this handy guide to help out: For the slightly … shall I say, heavier pet in your life, I suggest a Slim Cat treat ball. You can choose from blue, green, orange, or pink. Put your kitty’s kibble […]

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The Christmas Season and Your Cat

Christmas is coming up and this usually means the coming together of family and friends. This is the time of year when the snow is falling and everyone is getting out their skis and skates! It can be a wonderful time for us; however, this time of year can bring many risks to our furry […]

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Veterinarian injecting a microchip in an orange cat

The Importance of Microchips

A microchip is a small chip that is placed under the skin between the shoulders. The needle we use is larger than a typical blood collection needle, though other than the initial poke does not cause any ongoing pain.

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Last updated: December 16, 2020

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we are pleased to advise that effective May 25, 2020 the restrictions on veterinary practices have been lifted. Based on these changes, below are some important updates to our operating policies.

1. WE CAN NOW SEE ALL CASES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

This includes vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, heartworm testing, spays and neuters, dental services, and more!

2. SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

3. ONLINE CONSULTATIONS ARE AVAILABLE

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

4. NEW PET OWNERS

Have you welcomed a new furry family member to your home? We’d love to meet them! Visit our Must Know New Pet Owner Information page for useful resources and helpful recommendations for new pet owners.

5. OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:

Monday to Friday: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

- Your dedicated team at Killarney Cat Hospital