Our team continues to be here for you and your cherished pets. We are OPEN and are now able to provide a wide range of services. To learn more about the changes we have implemented in response to COVID-19 and what to expect during your next visit, click here.

Blog - Tag

Raw Feeding for Growth

If you are about to become a new puppy/kitten owner, I’m sure you are anxiously awaiting the day your new bundle of joy comes home. You probably already have everything you need, dishes, toys, etc… but what kind of food are you going to get?

Read More

Dietary Optimization: Fats in Dog and Cat Diets

We all want our dog and/or cat to have shining fur, to be mentally bright and physically fit. We know that how we feed our furry family members has a huge impact on their health and well-being. We worry about protein levels to maintain muscles mass and to keep carbohydrate levels low for minimizing inflammation.  […]

Read More

Dr. Fisher’s Pet Feeding Saga

So……. what do I feed my Fur family?  Here is my nutritional evolution, otherwise known as,”the saga of how Dr. Fisher feeds her pets”. I currently have a NS Duck Tolling retriever, an Australian kelpie, 2 older cats in their teens and 2 young cats (“the little boys”). I graduated from vet school in 1997. […]

Read More

Baby Food: Nutritional Considerations for Puppies and Kittens of HRM ( Halifax Regional Municipality)

We all love the wriggling warmth of our new puppy or kitten! Fed poperly, that little bundle of joy will hopefully light up our Halifax, Bedford, and Dartmouth homes for many years. Newborns Like human infants, puppies and kittens have unique nutritional requirements setting them apart from adult dogs and cats. Our beloved puppies and […]

Read More

Blog

halloween puppy

Fun Halloween Safety Tips for Pets

Treats for everyone! Many human treats on Halloween are toxic to pets.

Read More
See All Articles

Last updated: June 5, 2020

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we are pleased to advise that effective June 5, 2020 some restrictions on veterinary practices have been lifted. Based on these changes, below are some important updates to our operating policies.

1. WE CAN NOW SEE ALL CASES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

This includes Canine Rehabilitation Services, Animal Chiropractic, TCVM Consultations, Bloodwork for Referral Services, Wellness Exams, Vaccines and more!

2. SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

3. ONLINE CONSULTATIONS ARE AVAILABLE

If you wish to connect with a veterinarian via message, phone or video, visit our website and follow the "Online Consultation" link.

4. OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:

- Monday to Friday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
- Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

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

- Your dedicated team at Full Circle Veterinary Alternatives Inc.