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Finding the right veterinarian

When selecting a veterinarian you are looking not just for a medical expert, but one that has expertise in greyhound health.  You are also looking for a veterinarian that has a team of technicians and qualified support staff who can meet the needs of both you and your pet. 
If you do not already have a veterinarian that you know and trust, NSGA recommends the clinics below.  Each of these clinics are experienced with providing care to greyhounds, and have provided services to NSGA greyhounds in foster care.

Edmonton and Area

Greenbank Veterinary Services
6710 101 Avenue
Edmonton AB  T6A 0H7
780-466-5655

Onoway Veterinary Services
5119 Lac Ste Anne Tr N
Onoway AB  T0E 1V0
780-967-2967

Calgary and Area

Acadia Drive Vet Clinic
816 Willow Park Drive SE
Calgary AB  T2J 5S1
403-278-3168

Winnipeg and Area

Crestview Veterinary Hospital
3025 Ness Avenue
Winnipeg MB  R2Y 2J2
204-888-7463

Once you have narrowed your search, schedule a visit to meet the staff, tour the facility and learn about the clinic’s policies. 

  • Is the facility clean, comfortable and well-organized?
  • Are appointments required?
  • How many veterinarians are in the practice?
  • Are there technicians or other professional staff members?
  • Are dog and cat cages in separate areas?
  • Is the staff caring, calm, competent and courteous, and do they communicate effectively?
  • Are X-rays, ultrasound, bloodwork, EKG, endoscopy and other diagnostics done in-house or referred to a specialist?
  • Which emergency services are available?
  • Is location and parking convenient?
  • Do fees fit your budget, and are discounts for senior citizens or multi-pet households available?
  • November. 15

    Shades of Grey

    The Shades of Grey 2018 Calendar is SOLD OUT!

    Thank you for your support!

     

  • November. 25

    Pet Fooled

    Edmonton folks - you are invited to attend a special screening of Pet Fooled - an investigative expose of the inner workings inside the commercial pet food industry, which has went largely unchallenged until now. Saturday, November 25 at 1 pm at the Princess Theater.  Q&A with Dr. Marion Smart and Dr. Steve Marsden

    Sponsored by our friends at Mountain Dog Food, NSGA will have a booth available at the event and will be happy to answer your questions on adopting a retired racer. 

    This is a FREE event but you do need to register at https://mdfandpetfooled.eventbrite.ca 

    Hope to see you there!

     

     

  • July. 10

    MEET AND GREETS

    UPDATED NOVEMBER 29

    We are taking a well-earned break from our meet and greet schedule until March of 2018.  Until then, if you would like to meet some greyhounds, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will arrange a meeting for you.  

    Meet and greets are a greyt chance to meet and spend time with greyhounds, get your questions answered, and learn more about our adoption program.  Meet and greets are held at various locations in Red Deer, Edmonton, St. Albert, Airdrie, Calgary, Regina, Saskatoon and Winnipeg each month. Click below to see our schedule and locations for the fall months.

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