Helpful Links

South Shore Veterinary Services is aware of the vast amount of information available on the internet. Our team has taken the time and evaluated the following sites. We trust the information the listed websites provide to you, our client, and member of our family.

  • NS Regulations Respecting Standards of Care for Cats and Dogs (includes the certificate of health on sale of animals): scroll to page 546.  
  • Canadian Veterinary Medical Association
  • The Canadian Kennel Club
  • Hill’s Pet Nutrition
  • Medi-Cal/Royal Canin
  • SHAID Animal Shelter
  • SPCA Queens Branch
  • SPCA Lunenburg Branch
  • House Rabbit Society
  • Revolution
  • Partners For Healthy Pets
  • American Association of Feline Practitioners
  • The CATalyst Council
  • Pet Health Care
  • Purina Veterinary Diets
  • Sand Dollar Silver
  • Blog

    Health Problems Common in Large Dogs

    Your dog's size could increase its risk of developing certain diseases and conditions. These conditions are among the most common in large breeds.

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    Last updated: May 5, 2022.

    Dear Clients,

    We are happy to welcome all clients back inside our hospital! Here is what to expect when you visit our hospital:

    1. Face masks are now only required in the exam rooms.

    2. Please email your order request to prescriptions@southshorevetservices.ca as our phone lines are very busy. Please include your pet’s name, the client name on file and the phone number on file as well as specific medications/food needed. We require 24 business hours for processing prescription refills.

    3. We are now allowing clients to come in to the hospital to pick up orders that require payment.

    Thank you for your patience and understanding. We are looking forward to seeing you all again.

    - The team at South Shore Veterinary Hospital