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  • At Mountainside Animal Hospital and 24 Hour Emergency Services, we offer state-of-the-art surgical equipment, multi-parameter monitoring devices, cautery and mechanical ventilation. Some of the surgeries we routinely perform are splenectomies, foreign body obstructions, GVD’s, orthopedics, exploratory surgeries and more. https://youtu.be/LTylTXVHS-M...

  • This gentle giant has been to Mountainside a few times, beginning with a case of pancreatitis last year and for 2 dog attacks! The most recent attack while on-leash by an off-leash dog. In spite of the many misinformed stereotypes about these breeds and in......

  • In our last post we talked about the horrors of puppy mills and today marks the beginning of National Adopt-A-Less Adoptable Week.  Senior dogs often fall into this category and Mountainside Animal Hospital is proud to support ElderDog Canada. ElderDog Canada is a non-profit charity that......

  • Along with National Puppy Mill Awareness Day, it is also National Responsible Dog Ownership Day AND leading in to Adopt A Less Adoptable Week! The common theme: Carefully consider where you are finding your new puppy or dog. There are countless animal shelters and reputable......

  • This sweet girl made a visit to the vet to get some skin lesions checked out that developed after a mosquito attack while camping. Fortunately, she tested negative for mites and other pesky parasites and for now went home with some skin cream and anti-inflammatories......

  • Here are tips from the US EPA to protect the health of your pets from wildfire smoke: Smoke can irritate your pet’s eyes and respiratory tract. Animals with heart or lung disease and older pets are especially at risk from smoke and should be closely......

  • We recently shared some of the things to be aware of when letting your dog enjoy swimming in a lake. As the dog days of summer draw to a close, we give you some precautions with seawater. In most cases, a few mouthfuls of salt......

  • Cooper’s owners recognized the dangers of corn cob ingestion from their previous dog who required 2 surgeries to remove them and brought Cooper in after they suspected he had eaten some corn on the cob. The cob is not easily digestible and can cause intestinal......

  • At Mountainside, we’re equipped with the ability to provide advanced and minimally invasive procedures, such as endoscopy. Endoscopy is a minimally invasive way to help diagnose gastrointestinal conditions in dogs or cats. Check out our other pet healthcare services here: https://mountainside24er.ca/services/...

  • We are sharing an email we received from Thank Dog I Am Out Dog Rescue … Thank DOG I Am Out Dog Rescue Society is a Not for Profit Dog Rescue Society based out of Vancouver, BC. Canada. LUNA is not one of our rescue dogs, this......

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