403.246.1115

Blog - Category

Cat Nutrition Seminars – Open to the Calgary Public!

Is your cat at an ideal weight? Not quite sure? July & August Killarney Cat Hospital is set to help your pet on a path to their healthiest! Our team members are excited to be hosting 3 Nutrition and Weight Management Seminars.   Join us: Monday, July 28 9:30am-12:30pm Thursday, July 31 4:30pm-7:30pm Saturday, Aug 2 […]

Read More

Cat Food by Dr. Destinee Dummer

I recently had a conversation with a friend of mine who wanted to know why the cat food we offer at Killarney Cat Hospital is considered better than other brands that are available. The take home message I had for her was that just like the medications and other products we have to offer, we […]

Read More

Feline Skin Allergies by Dr. Destinee Dummer

“My cat won’t stop scratching! She is obsessed with grooming herself, her hair is falling out and she has these small red bumps all over her skin!” … If parasites have been ruled out, sounds like this cat may be suffering from allergies. The most common cause for itchy skin in the cat is a […]

Read More

Vaccinations for Kittens by Dr. Carl Hannigan

There are certain diseases that affect cats for which vaccinations are available for. The most common diseases we vaccinate against are Feline Viral Rhino-tracheitis (Feline Herpes virus) Feline Calici virus, Feline Distemper (Feline Panleukopenia virus) Rabies and Feline Leukaemia virus. Feline Panleukopenia virus is a prevalent often lethal infection of cats that causes severe vomiting […]

Read More

Cat Food by Dr. Destinee Dummer

I recently had a conversation with a friend of mine who wanted to know why the cat food we offer at Killarney Cat Hospital is considered better than other brands that are available. The take home message I had for her was that just like the medications and other products we have to offer, we […]

Read More
1 2 3 4 5

Blog

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.

Read More
See All Articles

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