“The best of both worlds.”
Integrative medicine encompasses conventional veterinary medicine (using pharmaceuticals or drugs for treatment), plus complementary and alternative veterinary medicine for a holistic approach to veterinary medicine. At Acres Animal Hospital, we combine conventional drugs, surgery, dentistry, and diagnostics (such as bloodtests and xrays) with alternatives such as acupuncture, chiropractic & myofascial therapy, traditional Chinese herbal medicine, laser, and nutrition to treat the whole patient.
Now offering Canine Massage. You can click here for more details.
Got ticks? The Pets and Ticks website is a great source of information provided by parasitologists at the Ontario Vet College and the Atlantic Vet College. You can learn about the different types of ticks found on dogs and cats, and submit them for identification.
Are you interested in titre testing? In clinic titre tests for canine distemper, parvovirus, and adenovirus are available.
Did you know that 54% of cats and dogs are obese? In fact, many people have become so used to seeing overweight animals, that they think healthy cats and dogs are too thin!