Gulf Island Veterinary Clinic

540 Lower Ganges Rd
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K2P6


Herd Health

PLEASE NOTE: As of Dec 1st 2018 - you will need a veterinary prescription to get any antibiotics for your herd. Please call the

clinic and set up a consultation farm call (due once yearly) to be able to access these sometimes life saving drugs for your animals.


Goats/ Sheep

Wellness exams - includes routine hoof care, annual vaccinations for Clostridium C & D (over-eating disease) and Tetanus. Includes fecal egg counts +/- deworming and boosters for vitamin E and selenium to prevent white muscle disease. Includes vaccination for rhinopneumonitis for camelids housed with equines. We evaluate body scores annually as obesity is such a problem in these animals.

Sickness exams emergency coverage includes administration of intravenous fluids, treatment for worms, treatment for choke, overeating disease, polioencephalomalacia, listeriosis, and "failure to thrive" syndrome.

Surgery routine castrations, growth removal, dentistry, dehorning, microchip insertion.

We also treat PigsCattle and Chickens, Alpacas, and Llamas