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Dr. Lynne Copeland

Veterinarian (Locum)

Dr. Lynne has been part of our team since November 2017. Lynne graduated with a Bachelor of Agriculture Economics, and was a writer and Editor for the Alberta and federal governments in her first life. Dr. Lynne decided to peruse a career in veterinary medicine and graduated with honors from Western College of Veterinary Medicine in 1995.

Dr. Lynne has practiced in several veterinary hospitals throughout Alberta in her career but most notable was her time spent at an Emergency and Referral Hospital. She is our resident encyclopedia, what Lynne does not know she knows where to find it. Dr. Lynne has 1 son and 5 fur babies; Todd, Ty, Rosie, Stuart and recently Tuco. Tuco and Todd are her newest additions both were rescued here in Port Alberni. Ty, Rosie and Stuart her spinal injury cat were all rescued from Alberta.

Dr. Lynne's interests include house renovation, theater, spending time with her family enjoying all that Vancouver Island has to offer.

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How to Pill Your Cat

Below is a video about how to pill your cat. We usually follow up a pill with water so the pill does not get stuck or our favorite is putting the pill in a small treat to begin with so the experience is not so bad for the cat or you.

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Last updated: October 20, 2021

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we have made some important updates to our operating policies.

1. WE CAN NOW SEE ALL CASES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

This includes vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, heartworm testing, spays and neuters, dental services, and more!

2. SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

Please be aware there may be a time when we will have to close to all services except dire emergencies. We hope that does not happen. We are still booking routine procedures but appointments may be changed on short notice. We continue to monitor the recommendations by Health Canada.

3. OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:

Monday to Friday: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday & Sunday: Closed

- Your dedicated team at Manzini Animal Hospital