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Worms in Pets: Everything You Need to Know

As spring fast approaches, we turn our focus to parasite prevention and a frequent question that comes up is, can worms be passed to humans?

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Flea Season Continues!

You might think that flea season is short but did you know that fleas can live throughout the cold winter months?

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Fleas in Pets: Everything you need to know! by Jenna B, RVT

What are fleas? Fleas are small, usually 4-9mm in length, wingless insects. They have powerful hind legs that are used to jump on their host (your pet).  They survive by sucking blood off the cat or dog to nourish themselves. The female flea can lay up to several thousand eggs in her lifetime. The whole […]

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Ear Mites in Pets

What are ear mites? Ear mites are parasites that live in the ear canal of animals. The most commonly seen species in veterinary practice is Otodectes cynotis, which lives in the external ear canal of dogs and cats (responsible for roughly 90% of ear mite infections seen in cats). A brownish, waxy substance accumulates in […]

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Ticks!

Written by Jenna Bourgeois Ticks are a commonly found parasite in our region.  They mostly like to hide in tall grass and bushes, and like to latch on to our pets when taking a nice stroll or playing in the grass. They can’t jump or fly, but they will patiently wait on strands of grass and […]

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Dena Mintz

Excellent staff, and the vets are thorough and truly care about your pets. The staff and doctors also respect your…

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Went there for a night time emergency from out of town. The staff were clear and informative over the phone…

Peter Hall

Everyone who works here is so kind and passionate about their work. Absolutely the best vet I have been to…

Rebecca Pike

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Pesky Porcupines

I used to live and work in Ontario before moving here to join the Riverview team,

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