11/30/2020 Public Notice of Suspected Poisonings
A notice has been sent to Veterinary clinics from the SPCA
Please read excepts below:
Areas of concern: The River’s Edge region:
- Rotary Trail
- Peach Park
- Peach Road
- Vedder Dog Park
- Carter Road
- Anglers Boulevard
Signs: Profuse vomiting, lethargy, nausea, diarrhea, white foam from the mouth, and eventual vomiting of blood
Timing: Within as little as a few hours of the animals being walked in the aforementioned areas
Concerns: Some patients have died. A ‘pinkish-white powdery substance’ has been found in the area.
Vet Diagnoses: Toxin ingestion or pancreatitis.
Do not allow your pet to eat anything on walks – a basket muzzle can be a big help with this. If you see these signs contact your veterinarian or the SPCA. Spread the word.
With the COVID 19 pandemic we are working to keep our patients, clients and staff safe. We are following the Government of Canada’s recommendations of social distancing and self isolation. We need to have appointments for all exams so that we can keep people safe and avoid overcrowding in our reception area. Please call us from your vehicle to let us know of your arrival at 604-792-2844. Thank you.
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