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Pet Nutrition

Veterinary nutrition is a science where something new is learned every day.

We, at Tantallon Veterinary Hospital, continue to educate ourselves on advancements in nutrition by attending annual seminars and conferences, food manufacturing plant tours and in-house seminars with veterinary nutritionist presentations and consultations.

 

 

Our veterinarians at Tantallon Veterinary Hospital will help you choose a diet for your pet based on multiple health parameters, including the following:

  • Age
  • Body condition
  • Breed
  • Lifestyle

Heath status or presence of conditions such as:

  • Skin conditions and/or skin infections
  • Allergies
  • Heart murmurs or heart conditions
  • Kidney disease
  • Liver disease
  • Chronic or intermittent diarrhea or vomiting
  • Dietary intolerance and hypersensitivities
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Arthritis or joint disease
  • Endocrine disease such as diabetes, hypothyroidism (dogs), hyperthyroidism (cats)
  • Feline lower urinary tract disease
  • Bladder stone prevention
  • Treatment and prevention of dental disease
  • Or any combination of the above conditions

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    Last Updated: October 1, 2020

    Dear Clients,

    With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we are pleased to advise that effective July 6, 2020, one client per appointment will be allowed into the hospital. Below are important updates to our operating policies.

    1. WE CAN NOW SEE ALL CASES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

    This includes vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, heartworm testing, spays and neuters, dental services, and more!

    2. SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

    3. OPERATING HOURS

    We are OPEN with the following hours:

    Monday - Sunday: 8:00 am – 8:00 pm

     

    NEW PET OWNERS

    Have you welcomed a new furry family member to your home? We’d love to meet them! Visit our Must Know New Pet Owner Information page for useful resources and helpful recommendations for new pet owners.

    Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

    - Your dedicated team at Tantallon Veterinary Hospital