Stories

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    Meet Harry Houdini

    May 01 2014

    Harry was adopted by Ed’s family earlier this year and as you can guess, he is an expert at escaping from confined areas. Cages, kennels… you name it. These antics…

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    Before and After Hip Dysplasia

    Apr 27 2014

    Brandy was rescued when she was 2 weeks old, and the odds of her survival were touch and go. She had to be bottle fed and nursed through this period…

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    A Tale of a Pup’s Tail

    Apr 13 2014

    When Diesel visited the hospital, he was just five weeks old. He had lesions on his feet and even worse, a severely infected tail. And there begins the tale of…

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    Jay’s Legacy

    Apr 01 2014

    Diane has been a client with us for longer than I can remember. She has a reputation for being devoted to her pets. It was a common place to find…

  • Daisy the dog sitting on grass and holding purple toy in her mouth

    Diasy

    Mar 18 2014

    There are always certain clients you can recognize before you ask for their name. For example, when I’m working and I’m asked for the “big bottle of insulin” (as opposed…

  • Charlie the dog is sitting on grass under the shade

    Victim of Circumstance

    Mar 04 2014

    Tragedy can strike in the most unexpected and unusual fashion. We rarely consider catastrophic events as we go through our day to day life dealing with responsibilities at work, as…

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    Congratulations Dr. McCleary!

    Jan 16 2014

    The Staff at Bucksburn Veterinary Hospital would like to congratulate Dr. James McCleary on receiving the Upper Canada Preserved Award from the Toronto General Hospital for his generous contributions to…

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    Lex & Lola Just Have More to Love

    Dec 20 2013

    How many dogs do you think it would take to make up approximately 220 lbs?   How about just two?!  If you haven’t met Lex and Lola, weighing in at 135…