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Welcome Dr. Thompson


Welcome Dr. Thompson to the Avonlea and Hollybank family! Dr. Adam Thompson graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in 2011, and then worked at clinics in Sudbury and Durham Region before joining Dr. Rosely and the team in 2018. Since graduating 7 years ago he has become very proficient at working with patients and their […]



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February is National Pet Dental Health Month


Many pet owners think that it is normal for pets to have bad breath. However, breath odour can be a sign that plaque (bacteria), tartar and possibly painful periodontal disease may be present. Just like people, dogs and cats need to have their teeth brushed to remove the invisible layer of plaque. In addition to […]



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Farewell and good luck to Dr. Johnson!!


Many of you and your furried friends have had the pleasure of working with Dr. Johnson over the past 8 years at Avonlea and Hollybank. She was well known for having an endless supply of hugs and pats for those in need. Her passion for veterinary medicine and her dedication to the patient’s wellbeing has […]



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Wellness Screening – What is it and why is it important?


Wellness Screening – What is it and why is it important? Spring is on the way – at least I hope so after the snowy and rainy weather we have endured in the early weeks of April!  This means that we need to start thinking about yearly wellness and parasite screening for our pets. What […]



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