Chippawa Animal Hospital is a Niagara Falls veterinary practice. We have been dedicated to serving our four-legged friends in the Niagara Region since 1991. In addition to animal medical care, Chippawa Animal Hospital offers wellness treatment, acupunture, pet insurance submissions and housecalls.
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|Monday||8 A.M. – 7 P.M.|
|Tuesday||8 A.M. – 7 P.M.|
|Wednesday||8 A.M. – 7 P.M.|
|Thursday||8 A.M. – 6 P.M.|
|Friday||8 A.M. – 6 P.M.|
|Saturday||8 A.M. – 1 P.M.|
Emergency #: 905-641-3185
Did you know that ONE FLEA can cause an infestation of 2000 fleas in your home in just 4 months? Often as the summer months wind down, people start to notice flea infestations – this is not because their pet suddenly has fleas, it’s because the infestation has been growing […]
What is heartworm? Heartworm is a parasite in the heart and blood of dogs. How do they get it? Heartworm is passed when a mosquito bites an infected dog, then incubates the larva and eventually passes the larva to another dog. How likely will this happen? The disease does occur […]
HEAT STROKE Hyperthermia (Heat Stroke, Heat Prostration) Recognize the signs: Initially the pet appears distressed, and will pant excessively and become restless. As the hyperthermia progresses, the pet may drool large amounts of saliva from the nose and/or mouth. The pet may become unsteady on his feet. You may notice […]
POOL PROOF YOUR PET It’s important to know…… All dogs can’t swim. If your pet loves the water but isn’t the best swimmer there are doggy-lifejackets on the market. Remember, a life jacket is not a substitute for human vigilance. Exit strategy Pools are deadly traps for your pet as […]
Facts & Myths about Ticks MYTH #1 The best way to remove a tick is with a lit match, fingernail polish, or petroleum jelly FACT: None of these methods cause the tick to “back out”, and all of them may actually result in the tick depositing more disease carying saliva […]
Client information, links to sites we recommend Pet Loss– FAQ, End of life Care, Helping children when they lose a pet – type in “pet loss” in the ASPCA website Adopting a Pet – Before you get a pet, visit this resource site designed for pet owners. Canadian Veterinary Medical Association […]
According to the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center, the ten most frequently reported calls involve items that are readily found in most households but yet are not always perceived as poisonous. The list below lists many common pet toxins that you should make efforts not to expose to your pet. Be […]
Click here for a holiday treat recipe Protecting your pet over the Christmas Holiday During the holiday season there are all kinds of foods and new things around the house that your pet may be very curious about. If you have the kind of pet that likes to sample all […]
Halloween Everyone likes to involve their family pet in any festivities. It’s important to keep in mind, though, that not all Halloween activities are fun or safe for pets. Here are A few Simple Precautions to Help You Have a Hallowing Good Halloween!! ID Your Pet The constant opening and […]