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Dr. Courtney Andrews

Dr. Courtney Andrews

Dr. Courtney Andrews is a veterinarian at Lockerby Animal Hospital, a graduate of the Royal School of Veterinary Studies and dog mom to Argyll and Einstein.

Recent Work by Dr. Courtney

Pets & Animals: So your pet ate something it shouldn’t have

Pets & Animals: So your pet ate something it shouldn’t have

Marijuana and Xylitol are fine for people, but not so much for dogs and cats — here’s what to do if your furry friend munches on products containing them
Pets & Animals: New treatment found for fatal cat infection

Pets & Animals: New treatment found for fatal cat infection

Dr. Courtney Andrews is excited to share news that a treatment has been found for a type of coronavirus infection that used to be a death sentence for cats 
Pets & Animals: US imposes new rules on dog travellers

Pets & Animals: US imposes new rules on dog travellers

Travelling with you pooch to the United States? Take note of new travel rules for canines
Pets & Animals: When’s the best time to neuter your pet?

Pets & Animals: When’s the best time to neuter your pet?

There’s no simple answer, but it’s best to just ask your veterinarian
Pets & Animals: Ontario still hasn't banned cosmetic surgery for pets

Pets & Animals: Ontario still hasn't banned cosmetic surgery for pets

Tail docking, ear cropping and declawing serve no medical purpose, and can lead to painful chronic issues with dogs and cats, but still Ontario has refused to ban the practices, even if veterinary associations are against unnecessary cosmetic procedures for pets
Pets & Animals: Grain-free feeding is best? You might be myth-taken

Pets & Animals: Grain-free feeding is best? You might be myth-taken

While people think they are doing their dog a service with grain-free feeding, they might actually not be doing their pooch any favours at all
Pets & Animals: Raw food is all the rage, but what does science say?

Pets & Animals: Raw food is all the rage, but what does science say?

Turns out, most veterinary governing bodies, as well the Health Canada, the CDC, and the FDA, recommend against feeding your pet raw meat-based food or even supplementing your pet’s food with raw products
Pets & Animals: Seasonal safety for your furry friend

Pets & Animals: Seasonal safety for your furry friend

The winter and the holiday season can pose specific hazards for pets, from cold weather and salt, to ribbon and chocolate, here are things to avoid
Pets & Animals: Why is my cat peeing there?!

Pets & Animals: Why is my cat peeing there?!

Veterinarian Dr. Courtney Andrews delves into one of the biggest frustrations for cat owners: when your feline friend begins relieving themselves everywhere except the litter box
Pets & Animals: You wouldn’t believe all the skills a vet tech has

Pets & Animals: You wouldn’t believe all the skills a vet tech has

Whether taking blood or x-rays, assisting in surgery or administering anesthesia, let’s celebrating all the amazing things registered veterinary technicians do
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