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Dr. Tom Picherack

Veterinary Surgeon
Dr. Tom Picherack has been a practicing Veterinarian since 1999, and completed the TPLO course delivered in 2016 by Dr. Remedios. Since that time, Dr. Tom has completed over 400 TPLO surgeries and numerous orthopedic procedures. He continues to pursue learning opportunities related to anesthesia and rehabilitation, focused on mobility to support quick and full recoveries for his patients. Dr. Tom provides quick responses to post-surgical questions and stays in close contact until full recovery has been achieved.

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Last updated: March 1, 2022

Dear Clients,

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

1. WE CONTINUE TO SEE ALL CASES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

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

Note: Priority will be given to urgent or sick pets, as well as time-sensitive puppy/kitten vaccinations.

2. SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

3. ONLINE CONSULTATIONS ARE AVAILABLE

If you wish to connect with a veterinarian via message, phone or video, visit our website and follow the "Online Consultation" link.

4. OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:

Monday, Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday, Thursday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Thank you in advance for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

- Your dedicated team at Bow River Veterinary Centre