A full service mixed animal practice
Tanglefoot Veterinary Services Ltd. is a full service mixed animal practice offering a full spectrum of preventative, surgical and medical care.
Owned and operated by Dr. Uli Helvoigt, Tanglefoot Veterinary Services has been offering care for our 4-legged friends in Cranbrook and surrounding area since 2009. Our team has grown and changed so much since then. Dr. Holly Munroe is one of our full time veterinarians who does amazing work in both small animals and large animal. Dr. Denise Lowing, while only part time plays a huge role with our small animal patients and with her ultrasounding experience. Dr. Joanna Kouwenberg is also part time, and while she is great with the small animals her passion lays with our equine patients.
You might be asking your self what an ectoparasite is. These are parasites that life on the outside or on the skin of its host. The most common ones to inflict our pets are ticks (first picture), fleas (second picture), a wide variety of mites (third picture is an ear mite), and lice (forth picture is a sucking louse). There are a wide variety of treatments so please talk to your veterinarian to know what would be best for your pet. To learn more about ectoparasites please visit our blog.