Hamilton Region Emergency Veterinary Clinic

If you have an after-hours veterinary emergency, call 905-529-1004 immediately and then review the Emergency Veterinary Clinic’s Steps In a Pet Emergency guide.

Pet Poison Helpline

If your dog or cat ate something poisonous call Gagemount Animal Hospital immediately at 905-389-7387. The sooner a dog poisoning or cat poisoning is diagnosed, the easier, less expensive, and safer it is to treat your pet. For a list of what plants and other substances are poisonous, go to the Pet Poison Helpline website.

Ontario Veterinary Medical Association

The Ontario Veterinary Medical Association website has valuable information for pet owners including the cost of owning a pet and tips on travelling with your pet and pet care.

Farley Foundation

Established by the Ontario Veterinary Medical Association in 2002, the Farley Foundation assists people in need by subsidizing the cost of veterinary care for their sick or injured pets.


Do you have questions about animal health, medications, therapies, surgery, behaviour, or safety? VeterinaryPartner.com supports your veterinarian and you in the care of your companion animals by providing reliable, up-to-date animal health information from the veterinarians and experts of the Veterinary Information Network (VIN), the world’s first and largest online veterinary database and community.

Trupanion – Pet Insurance

Trupanion covers 90% of the actual costs of veterinary care should your pet become sick or injured. This includes diagnostic testing, surgeries, medications, treatment, hospitalization, supplements, therapeutic pet foods, orthotic devices, prosthetic devices, and carts. Medical care from emergency veterinary clinics and veterinary specialists is also covered.
For full details, visit their website to see if pet insurance would benefit you.

Hill’s Pet Nutrition

Gagemount Animal Hospital carries Hill’s line of pet food, which includes Science Diet. Their food, which uses high quality ingredients, offers exceptional nutrition, tastes great, and is 100% guaranteed.

Royal Canin Canada

Gagemount also carries Royal Canin’s product line, which is Canadian-made and provides high quality health nutrition tailored to dogs and cats based on breed, size, life stage and special needs.