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    November is Pet Cancer Awareness Month

    Nov 14 2019

    Studies have shown that pets are living longer these days, due to improved preventive care and nutrition, and advances in veterinary medicine. As our pets age, they experience many of the same health…

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    Tofino and Ucluelet Vaccine and Appointment Clinic Dates

    Nov 13 2019

    Vaccine and Appointment Clinic for Cats and Dogs …

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    Animal Shelter Appreciation Week

    Nov 07 2019

    This week marks Animal Shelter Week – a time to recognize the care that shelters and rescues provide to abandoned and stray animals, and recognize the dedicated people who support these…

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    Nov 01 2019

    The Alberni Veterinary Clinic is proud to support our legion by providing poppies at our clinic. Don't forget to pause and remember the brave people and animals who fought for our freedom and peace. …

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    Evidence Based Medicine

    Oct 31 2019

    At the Alberni Veterinary Clinic, we practice evidence based medicine because, unlike in humans, the placebo effect does not work in our pets and denying vital medication or surgery results in undue…

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    Pet Diabetes Awareness Month

    Oct 31 2019

    November is Pet Diabetes Awareness Month. With the number of overweight and obese pets on the rise, so too is the incidence of diabetes. Recent studies have shown that the number of diabetes diagnoses…

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    California Wildfires and Your Pet

    Oct 28 2019

    Fueled by hurricane force winds several wildfires are tearing across California. A state of emergency was declared Sunday, not only for the fires raging in Northern California, but also for a growing…

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    Halloween Safety and Your Pet

    Oct 24 2019

    Boo! Halloween is almost upon us and while we search for last minute costumes, and of course, our favorite treats, take a moment to consider our furry friends. Children running through neighborhoods,…