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College Manor Goes to Kindergarten

Recently, Dr. Kelly and RVT Suzanne made a visit to a local kindergarten class. These visits are beneficial to everyone involved. The class loved talking about their own pets and their interactions with animals, and in turn, we get to tell them all about what we do in our day. This year, we took Diego, the Dachshund and Stryker, the Rhodesian Ridgeback with us. I think the dogs enjoyed themselves too; they got lots of attention and lots of treats.

It always amazes me what the kids are fascinated by. This year we brought with us a bunch of skeletal bones. We started out by asking them what they thought the bones were that we brought. We started off by showing them a pelvis – the best answer I heard was a face. We showed them a scapula, they answered back with a wing. Such great answers! The best part is that nobody was shy to answer even if they were wrong.

The most exciting part of the morning was when the class was able to listen to the dog’s hearts and their hearts. You can tell from the look on their faces the moment they hear the heart. Their eyes light up with amazement.

All in all, it was a great day for everyone involved.

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Last updated: September 7, 2021

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we have made 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

Note: Due to the continued health precautions recommended by Health Canada, we have elected to discontinue 'in clinic' pick-ups for items ordered via our Online Store including both medications and food with immediate effect. The delivery option is extremely flexible and they will deliver wherever you choose.

3. OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

 

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.

Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

Your dedicated team at College Manor Veterinary Hospital