Protocoles to Follow During your Visit to Bellerive

You have an appointement with your animal? Once you arrive at the clinic, stay in your car, a staff member will contact you. In order to reduce your animal’s stress and promote its well-being, we do our preconsultation by phone. The technician will call you at...

Dog and Cat Body Language

Picture source: These Adorable Illustrations Will Help You Understand Cats And Dogs. (2016, May 29). Retrieved March 5, 2020, from https://www.awesomeinventions.com/lili-chin-body-language-cats-and-dogs-illustrations/ Our pets can’t speak. For some of us, it’s the...
What is Declawing and How can we Prevent it

What is Declawing and How can we Prevent it

Declawing is a common term used to describe the removal of the nails in cats. The scientific term is onychectomy, which literally means ‘’nail excision’’. The procedure is the amputation of the 3rd phalange – or the first knuckle. Amputations are complex and painful...

Why get Pet Insurance?

The culture of having pets in North America is changing. Now more than ever, animals are considered to be sentient and have the rights to live a life free of unnecessary pain or suffering. Our pets have become members of our family, and for that reason, pet parents...