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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

Articles From Our Blog

  • Why_Dog_Drink_Water

    Why Is My Dog Drinking So Much Water?

    There are over twenty common (and less common) causes of polydipsia (drinking too much). From diabetes and Cushings disease to compulsive behavioral overdrinking. Some are easily treated while others can only be maintained. But it is important to not restrict the dog’s water until a cause can be found. Some diseases will cause ...

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  • Fleas

    Fleas the Pesky Little Critter

    If they weren’t gross, blood-sucking parasites, fleas would be fascinating! They are tiny, brown parasitic insects that feed on blood – yours or your pet’s. Yuck! Fleas are only 1 to 4 millimeters long, but their hind legs are so powerful they can jump up to 20 cm vertically and 40 cm horizontally.  ...

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  • Coyote_Tapeworm

    Coyote Tapeworm by Dr. Jennifer Merry, BSc (Agr)

    Once again Canadian journalists are talking about coyote tapeworms and the risks they pose to pets and their owners. Many people are worried and have been contacting Clappison Animal Hospital for more information. In the Northern Hemisphere the “coyote tapeworm” is  Echinococcus multilocularis. The problem is that the definitive hosts, red foxes and coyotes, are in...

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