Clappison Animal Hospital

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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
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Our Location

Clappison Animal Hospital
780 Highway 6 North
Waterdown, ON
L0R 2H1

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

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Welcome to Clappison Animal Hospital

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:

Dental Care


Doggy Daycare

Veterinary Diet

Pet Medication

Animal Laboratory Services

Pet Surgery

Pet X-Ray

Flea and Tick Control

Spay/Neuter Services

Articles From Our Blog

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    Heart Disease in Pets by Dr. Stephen Longridge

    Luckily, heart disease is not something we see commonly in veterinary practice. As you can imagine, heart disease has the potential to be serious, and early diagnosis and intervention are important. What are the signs of heart disease ? With dogs, owners may notice a rapid decline in ability to exercise, general let...

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    Is Pre-Anesthetic Bloodwork Useful? by Dr. Stephen Longridge

    For many years now, Clappison Animal Hospital has been offering bloodwork prior to anesthesia and in some cases heavy sedation. A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, when I first graduated; such bloodwork was typically only advised for older and infirm patients. There is no question that as animals...

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    Captain Update by M. Goulin

    We had a kitten come to us a couple of months ago with a really bad eye injury. She was lovingly named Captain by the staff. Upon initial examination removal of the eye seemed like the only possible treatment. We did need to reduce infection and swelling before going ahead with the su...

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