613-323-3000

Hospice Network

Animal Hospice, Palliative Care and Grief Support Network

The following people have expressed an interest in helping fellow animal lovers cope with terminal illness in their own pets.  They will provide support during what is an extremely difficult time – learning that your beloved pet is ill, trying to understand complicated tests and medication, recognizing and treating pain, coping with grief – everything involved with caring for your pet at home. Feel free to contact anyone on the list below for advice, resources, understanding, or simply a friendly ear.

Name

Sandra Weston

ahantzis@sympatico.ca
“Ebony” 1991 - 2008
Kidney failure

Name

Cathy Mercer

mercerjk@rogers.com
(613) 834-2955
"Tag" 2000-2009
Heart disease

Name

Cathrine Wanczycki

lagomorph@hotmail.ca
“Alastair” 2006 - present
Rabbits and other small mammals

Name

Lyne Laurin

l.laurin@rogers.com
“Hogan” 1997-2008
Cancer (hemangiosarcoma)

In-home rehabilitation for your dog

Lauren Bissonnette RVT CCMT COCM CCRP
K9 Performance & Recovery
k9performanceandrecovery@gmail.com
(613) 218-2186

Ontario Veterinary Telehealth Services

Dr. Garth Graham, DVM
Accredited veterinary telehealth service 
Advice for Ontario pets
1-800-670-9605
www.telehealthpets.ca

Mobile Veterinary Acupuncture

Dr. Amy Jewiss
Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist
(613) 836-2848 or (613) 746-2443

Behaviour

Dr. Colleen Wilson
Animal Behaviour Resident
Orlean Veterinary Hospital
1992 Tenth Line Rd, Orleans
(613) 824-7511
www.orleansvet.ca

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Base Clinic

 

If your pet requires any general practice services such as vaccines or parasite prevention, please contact our base clinic:
The Manotick Veterinary Hospital
4224 Rideau Valley Dr.
Manotick, ON
K0A 2N0
613-692-3411
www.manotickvet.com

Urgent telephone support

Distress centre    
(613) 238-3311
www.dcottawa.on.ca

Pet Memorial Centre

Eternal Companions
Memorial services including pet funerals, cremation, urns, pendants, photo frames, etc.
1-866-302-0500
www.eternalcompanions.ca

IAAHPC

International Association for Animal Hospice and Palliative Care
www.iaahpc.org

PLSG

Pet Loss Support Group of Ottawa-Carleton
ottawapetloss@gmail.com
www.ottawapetloss.com