For  25 years, the  staff at Clearwater Veterinary Centre have been proudly serving the community of Rocky Mountain House.  We are a full service small and large animal facility serving the healthcare needs of dogs, cats, pocket pets, exotics and equine patients. Our goal is to provide the highest quality of medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education. Our entire healthcare team is committed to providing personal attention to the unique concerns of each individual animal owner.

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    Animal Health Week

    Animal Health Week (September 28-October 4, 2014) is an annual campaign organized by the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association.  During Animal Health Week veterinarians across Canada will take steps to raise awareness about  a specific animal health related issue.  This year’s slogan, Our Role, Our Responsibility, highlights the veterinarian’s role in the responsible use of antibiotics in companion and food animals.  Antibiotic … Read More »

    Insect Athletes

    The diminutive flea holds the record for being the best jumper in the animal kingdom relative to its body size.  A flea, the size of a pin-head, can jump seven inches (18 cm) vertically and thirteen inches (33cm) horizontally.  How does the flea accomplish such feats?  It must overcome two impediments.  Air resistance is the first issue, which will slow … Read More »

    Heat Stroke

      Don’t we all love those long hot days of summer?  We spend the cold Alberta winter waiting for the sun, BBQ’s, and days at the lake.  For our pets however, summer heat can become a health concern.  Dogs do not sweat like people do.  You may notice a small amount of sweat produced by the dog or cat’s foot … Read More »