Three Islands Veterinary Services

115 East Street North (PO Box 639)
Bobcaygeon, ON K0M 1A0

(705)738-5149

www.threeislandsvets.com

To our valued clients,

 

COVID-19.UPDATE

As of March 24/2020 the clinic doors will remain closed but we will still be open regular hours going forward to take phone calls and make appointments for sick patients, surgeries, fill prescriptions and take ordersPlease check back with us for current updates.

 

 For food and prescriptions, we ask that you pre pay with e-transter or Credit Card and we ask that you call when you arrive and a staff member will bring your supplies to you .

 

We understand that this is a challenging time for people.

At Three Islands Veterinary Services, as of March 17, 2020, we continue to see patients with medical and surgical needs.  We have however, rescheduled all non-essential visits such as wellness and vaccination visits for healthy pets. 

Idexx Laboratories (our animal laboratory) have said that it has seen no positive results in pets of SARS-COV-2, (the coronavirus strain responsible for the Covid-19 respiratory outbreak) in humans.

We have established protocols to ensure that any team member that is ill remains at home and we are fully supportive of them.

We have implemented protocols recommended by Dr. Scott Weese, the infectious diseases specialist from the Ontario Veterinary College in Guelph with regards to screening pet owners before booking an appointment so we can inpidually determine the best way to handle a hospital visit.  You should expect to be asked by phone, such things as whether you have travelled outside the country in the past 14 days, or had contact with someone that has traveled to a high risk area in the past 14 days, or whether you have a cough, fever or shortness of breath.  In some situations, the doctor or technician may discuss your pet’s medical history by phone rather than in the clinic, and then arrange to have your pet brought into the clinic from the parking lot by a staff member for examination and treatment by our doctors.

We understand and share your concern about Covid-19 and we are continuously monitoring the situation to keep you and our team members safe.
Please call us at 705-738-5149 if you have any other questions.
Sincerely,

Dr. Dave Heaton

Dr. Robbie Heather

Dr. Kate Kelly

Dr. Jessica Gonzalez