Pets and COVID-19


As the COVID-19 crisis continues, pet owners have many questions about the disease and risks as it relates to their pets. Canada West Veterinary Specialists Internal Medicine specialist Dr. Lauren Adelman has recently been interviewed by a number of media outlets to discuss this topic. You can find these interviews here:

Buddy Saved by the Jesse & Bandit Fund


Richmond puppy Buddy was about to be put down because his owner couldn’t afford a costly surgery. A last-minute help from the Jesse & Bandit Fund ensured Buddy could enjoy life without pain and was reunited with his family. Here is how the local news media reported on the case:

Taylor – British Columbia’s First Canine Open Heart Surgery


The story of Taylor’s operation has received considerable media interest and coverage.  You can read more about this case via some of the media links noted here:

Bubba the Dog and Our New 64-slice CT Scanner

JULY 201

Teak the Police Dog