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Westlock Vet - Covid-19 Vet March 23

Covid-19 Update – March 23, 2020

March 25, 2020

COVID-19 UPDATE: Monday March 23rdWe are implementing new precautions for the safety of our staff and clients. Our staff members are splitting into two separate teams and working week long…

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Covid-19 Update: Tuesday March 17, 2019

March 18, 2020

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and new information today, we have updated some of our policies to ensure that all clients, patients and staff are kept as safe as possible.…

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Westlock Vet Center

Covid-19 Processes

March 17, 2020

*March 14, 2020, we will continue to update our clients as more information on Covid-19 becomes available or processes change. At Westlock Vet Center the medical experience of our clients…

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Lung Worm

September 10, 2019

Recently we have been seeing cases of lungworm in cattle and while it is normal to see a few every year, outbreaks are certainly more common during wetter summers like…

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Westlock Vet Center - Potomac Fever

Potomoc Fever

August 26, 2019

*ADVISORY* It’s that time of year again! It’s been a long wet summer, and we have been starting to see horses with Potomac Horse Fever(PHF) here at WVC. Potomac horse…

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Horse Vaccines

June 10, 2019

Horse Vaccination Guidelines Have you been thinking about horse vaccinations and parasite prevention?   We understand that with rapid developments in vaccine technology and a seemingly endless array of products…

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Bug Season!

May 24, 2019

Please be aware, bug season is here! We’ve been getting quite a number of calls from dog owners that their dog’s belly looks like this (see attached photo) Unfortunately, there…

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Westlock Vet Center - Stray Dogs

You’ve found a stray dog….now what?

April 12, 2019

In the event you find a stray dog, here are some tips and steps to follow. The first and most important step, is to stay safe! The animal may be…

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broken leg calf

Calves with Broken Legs

April 8, 2019

This time of year we see a fair number of calves with broken legs. Typically the calf is a few days old and gets stepped on by over eager, protective…

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We want your TICKS!

March 6, 2019

March is Tick Awareness Month!  Ticks will become active at temperatures as low a zero degrees.  Ticks are more than just a nuisance, they can transmit diseases to both animals…

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