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‘Tis the Season in Calgary!

It is the time of year for giving. Many Calgary charities will be in need of help and donations this year. All of us at Killarney Cat Hospital make a point of donating time and/or money to charities important to us. We feel that’s one of our duties as members of the community. We have […]

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Responsibilities of Cat Ownership

Adopting a cat is a lifelong commitment. Cats can live up to 20yrs or longer, we hope! Planning ahead is of utmost importance. There are many considerations when it comes to cat ownership. Should you adopt? Should you adopt a kitten or a senior? Should you get one or two cats? Your particular lifestyle and […]

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Thank you for an amazing 2nd Annual Open House!

This is my first official blog for Killarney Cat Hospital and it seems somewhat appropriate and fitting that I write about our 2nd Annual Open House! For those of you who don’t know me yet my name is Julie and I have been the Clinic Manager here now since June.  I wasn’t here for the […]

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Thanksgiving and Your Cat

Thanksgiving is coming up and this usually means the coming together of family and friends. This is the time of year when the leaves are turning colour and everyone is getting out their warm sweaters! It can be a wonderful time for us; however, this time of year can bring many risks to our furry, […]

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Teaching Kids About Cats

Courtesy of the American Association of Feline Practitioners and Killarney Cat Hospital’s Cat Friendly Practice Certification A family cat can bring endless joy to a household but it is important to teach children of all ages how to appropriately interact with their furry friend. Whereas with older children you can have a simple conversation, younger […]

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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