Blog: Dog

Spaying and Neutering

Spaying and neutering your pet can help them live a long and healthy life. It can help prevent behavioural issues, unwanted puppies and decrease the risks of some cancers.

Puppy Vaccinations

Vaccines help prevent many illnesses that can affect your pet. It is very important to ensure your puppy gets the right protection on board at the right time. Puppies should go through a series of boosters that help ensure the proper level of antibodies to keep them protected to ward...


Vaccination is an important part of protecting your pet against potentially life-threatening diseases. Depending on your pet’s lifestyle and specific needs our veterinarians at Hillcrest will determine what vaccines best suit your pet’s needs.

Dog Anal Gland Expression

Anal Gland Expression

Anal gland disease is a common problem in dogs. Many pets will never experience this issue; however, some are more prone than others and can lead to more serious issues if not addressed. The anal glands or anal sacs are small glands found near the anus. Generally, the anal glands...