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Fri, 07/24/2015 - 09:59

At Hillside Veterinary Hospital we do our best to be as environmentally friendly as possible. Here are some of the ways our clinic is green:

We have digital x-ray machines, which means we don't need to use films or chemicals. We do our laundry in house, using a high efficiency washer and dryer. We recycle everything we can: plastics (hard and soft), glass, paper, light bulbs,...
Sun, 06/28/2015 - 10:35

After believing that years of vaccinating dogs routinely against canine distemper had pretty much eradicated the disease here in Victoria, we have had a positive distemper case come through...

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 09:37

To celebrate Animal Health Week, please join us for our Hillside Veterinary Hospital Open House!

You will get to enjoy:

- behind the scenes tours, including our hydro- treadmill
- door prizes
- teddy bear bandage surgery
- kids photos in official surgery clothes. There will be surgery clothes for babies as well!
- Petting Zoo with Herbie the Giant...

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 10:19

You may remember Gremlin from previous Facebook posts. He is now celebrating a big milestone, his one year anniversary! Gremlin underwent surgery for a spinal cord tumor on June 6th, 2013 at Canada West Veterinary Specialists in Vancouver.

Over the past year, he has made an amazing recovery from his post-surgical hind leg paralysis and is now trotting up to 28 minutes in the...

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 07:53

Update May 28, 2014 - Thank you to everyone who provided their feedback about our proposed phone system changes. Most clients let us know they did not like the ideas proposed, so we have postponed any phone changes. We are currently investigating other options to improve our phone service and reduce time on hold.

April 30, 2014 - In our ongoing efforts to...

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" Chaos’s progress has been remarkable. His spirits are high and his energy boundless and you can see that he enjoys his treatments. I will be always grateful for the excellent care and encouragement he has received at Hillside Vet. "