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  • Dec 14 2019

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    Dog Scooting? Time To Get Expressed!

    Is your dog scooting along the floor? Does your cat lick their rear area a lot? You probably need to get your pet’s anal glands expressed. Anal glands are scent…

  • Dec 13 2019

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    Dogs Can Get The Flu, Too!

    What is the dog flu you may ask? Dog flu, better known to veterinarians as canine influenza virus, is a viral infectious disease of the respiratory system in dogs. Just…

  • Dec 12 2019

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    Senior Month Is Back For December – Book Now For 15% Off!

    Your senior pet requires more frequent care than a younger pet might– book your appointment for today! Senior dogs and cats are usually candidates for dental scaling, cleaning and polishing….

  • Dec 04 2019

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    Trimming A Rabbit’s Nails

    At Parkgate Animal Hospital, we trim many rabbit’s nails! It is a good idea to have a rabbit’s nails trimmed every 2 months, or it may be painful for them….

  • Dec 04 2019

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    Dog Fights – Prevalent In North Van!

    Here at Parkgate Animal Hospital in the Deep Cove/Seymour area of North Vancouver, we have been getting a lot of patients lately coming in due to local dog fights. Here…

  • Nov 29 2019

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    Indoor vs Outdoor Cats – Which Is Better?

    Here at Parkgate Animal Hospital, it is common for us to see outdoor cats. Letting your cat outside and knowing they will come back is a nice reassurance– and we’re…

  • Nov 28 2019

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    Keep Your Pet From Destroying Things

    Does your dog display destructive behavior? This is the page for you! Learn why your pet may be destroying things in the house, and what you can do to help…

  • Nov 28 2019

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    “Mutts” and Everything You Want To Know About Them

    December 2nd is National Mutt Day! Celebrate about finding out more about them.  Personalities and Physical Mutts have a wide range of personalities and physical characteristics, and ultimately, their temperament…

  • Nov 07 2019

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    November Is Senior Month – Book Now For 15% Off!

    To celebrate senior month here at Parkgate Animal Hospital, here are some fun facts to know about your senior pets! 1. Little dogs and cats are typically considered a senior…

  • Oct 23 2019

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    October Is Dental Month: Book Now For 10% Off!

    Your pet’s dental health is so important to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Here are some reasons why regular dental cleaning is so important! If your pet is not eating, it…