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Clinic Hours

Monday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday Closed
After Hours Emergency:
*** Please Note ***

We have no overnight answering service. If your pet has an emergency please call Hamilton Region Emergency Vet Clinic at 905- 529-1004. We will be in office to answer your calls from 7am – 7pm.

Our Location

780 Highway 6 North
Waterdown, ON
L0R 2H1

T: 905-689-8005
F: 905-689-4409

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Clappison Animal Hospital, Waterdown

Clappison Animal Hospital is a companion animal hospital that has served pets in the Hamilton, Waterdown, Dundas, Flamborough and Burlington, Ontario area for 40 years. We strive to provide quality veterinary care throughout the life of your dog and cat. Our animal hospital staff focuses on preventative care for your new puppy and kitten, including neuter and spay surgery, routine vaccinations, and flea and heartworm prevention. Our veterinarians provide early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages; as well as surgical care to help your loved one stay healthy for a lifetime. We also offer a complete selection of veterinary dog food, cat food, and dog grooming services, and doggy daycare. Contact us today! Evening, emergency and Saturday appointments with our vets are available.

At our Waterdown animal hospital your pet will receive medical care from your veterinarian and veterinary staff using current methods and equipment.

Our animal clinic offers a variety of services including:

Spay/Neuter Services

Flea and Tick Control

Pet X-Ray

Pet Surgery

Animal Laboratory Services

Pet Medication

Veterinary Diet

Doggy Daycare


Dental Care

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