Group Name: Pet Vet Hospitals of Mississauga
Description: Pet Vet Hospitals has been providing leading-edge, high touch and comprehensive pet animal health care since 1964. Our team of professionals is committed to offering excellence in animal care and promoting conscientious pet ownership through education. Advanced care services include Digital Radiography and dental radiography, Orthopedic and Soft Tissue Surgery, Exotic Animal Care, Advanced Dental Care, Pet Nutrition and Holistic medicine in the fields of acupuncture, laser therapy, homeopathy and Chinese herbal medicine. We also offer grooming and pet boarding services conveniently located within each of our four facilities. Our state of the art facilities offer onsite laboratory, pet pharmacy complete with diet and pet products centers.
The team and Veterinarians at Pet Vet Hospitals recognized the loss that they feel when a pet passes and the suffering our clients go through and so our “Pet loss support” program was born. To our knowledge we are the only Veterinary hospitals in Canada to have our own in house Grief Specialist. If you would like to talk and receive support by phone, please leave a message for Maureen Brown. Currently messages are responded to on Tuesday or Thursday.
Euthanasia Support is provided by our professional Veterinary Staff prior to and during euthanasia. Additional support may be provided by Maureen.
Short-term Counselling: One-to-one or family sessions provide a private opportunity for you to express the pain of your grief [1-2 sessions].
Longer-term Counselling: Additional one-to-one or family sessions will be provided on a fee for service basis. Please contact the Program counselor to inquire about the cost. ***Serving Streetsville, Port Credit, Stoney Creek & Scarborough. *** Group meetings are free to attend.
When: Thursdays 6:30 p.m until 8:00 pm, Oct 9, 16, 23, 30, 2014. Please call for further dates.
Contact: Maureen Brown 905-662-6719 Ext. 55 | GriefCounselor@petvethospitals.ca | www.petvethospitals.ca