We remain open to provide care for your pets. We are following the direction of government and regulatory authorities and have implemented hospital and visit protocols to keep both you and our team safe. For regular updates on our hours and visit protocols, please follow our social media platforms.

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Distemper, Parvovirus and the Importance of Vaccination

With a recent case of distemper virus at the Edmonton Humane Society and a case of parvovirus at our clinic one week ago, this is a good reminder of why we vaccinate our pets. Both viruses are very hardy and survive our Edmonton winters.

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Living with house rabbits

I have had the privilege to live with rabbits in my house for over 25 years. They are much different than a dog or cat but still a very enjoyable pet.

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Raw Food for Dogs and Cats- Is It Safe?

Recently I have seen an increase in the number of dogs and a few cats on raw food diet.  A number of these animals have become ill from eating this diet.

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Paws in the Classroom

Well it’s a wrap. We are happy to say that we had another successful year with our Paws in the Classroom Program. During the 2016-2017 school year we had the pleasure of visiting 16 classrooms in the St Albert area. At Mission Ridge Animal Hospital we strongly believe in being a part of the community […]

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Tips for Successful Weight Loss

“Fluffy is overweight”. Those dreaded words that you hear from your veterinarian. You knew she was getting a little chunky, but hearing someone else say it forces you to come to terms with the fact.

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I took my dog to multiple vets for her skin condition before I called mission ridge. From the first appointment…

Kevin Green

Staff are professional and friendly. The vets are the best here.

Katherine Baronasky

I have taken my little yorkie here for the last 11 years he has owned me. ;o) I highly recommend…

T.a. Ohki

As always MRAH is the best vet clinic and all of our fur babies will continue to see the Vet…

Daryl Daniels

'Pickle' had a great first visit ! Very friendly clinic

Stephanie Gruhle

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August is Food Awareness Month

During August and September, we are focusing on pet nutrition.

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COVID-19: Additional measures we are taking

Dear Clients,

Due to the close contact that our work requires, we have taken additional measures to protect you and our team while providing care for your furry family members.

The following changes are effective as of Wednesday, March 18, 2020:

1. We are currently operating a "closed-door" policy to protect our clients and staff. When you arrive, please remain in your vehicle and use your cell phone to call us at 780-458-3833. We will take a history of your pet from outside of your car, and bring your pet into the clinic for an examination with the veterinarian. We will then return to your vehicle with your pet to discuss our recommended treatment plan.

2. We are continuing to accept appointments for urgent or sick pets, as well as time-sensitive puppy/kitten vaccinations. All other services will be scheduled for a later time.

3. We are still OPEN with the following hours: Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Saturdays 9:00 - 2:00 pm and closed on Sundays.

4. If you are ordering food or medications, please allow 2-4 business days as our suppliers are dealing with increased demand and are trying to fill orders as quickly as possible. We will advise you as soon as your order arrives. Please call us when you arrive to pick up your order, but do not enter the clinic. Our staff will bring your order to your car and take payment from your vehicle.

5. For the time being, we are not accepting cash as payment. Credit cards and debit card payments are still available.

6. Following the recommendations of our government and medical experts, we are doing our best to practice social distancing within the constraints of our jobs. We have taken these measures to avoid both contracting and facilitating the spread of this virus.

Thank you for helping us be diligent for everyone's safety. As we have heard from all levels of government, the situation is fluid, and any updates will be provided as changes occur.

Your dedicated team at Mission Ridge Animal Hospital