Welcome to the Wet Nose News, Northwest Neighborhood Veterinary Hospital newsletter. We wish to inform and educate you, our amazing clients, about issues directly involving your dog or cat. Since taking ownership in 2008, we have worked hard to cultivate a compassionate and knowledgeable staff; trained to partner with you to insure your pets are happy and healthy. We are always looking for ways to strengthen our hospital and greatly appreciate your feedback.

First, some updates. We are excited to announce the addition of our new associate veterinarian, Dr. Colleen Flaherty, to our veterinary team. We found Dr. Flaherty after searching extensively for a doctor with a reputation for delivering the high-quality medical care you have come to expect from NorthwestNeighborhood Veterinary Hospital. You can learn more about Dr. Flaherty on our website. Dr. Flaherty Bio

The kindest compliment you can give us is the referral of friends and family. We very much appreciate all the referrals that you have given us over the years. To show our appreciation, we have a new referral program: you will receive a $10 gift certificate for services and/or products at the clinic for each new client referral.

In addition to these changes, we have updated our website at There, you will find a medical library with information on canine and feline conditions, details on our senior wellness program, details on dog and cat boarding, our veterinarians’ biographies and other helpful features – as well as all the information about our facility, services and products.

Finally, we have extended our hours to fully serve you and your pet’s needs with greater availability:

Monday and Wednesday: 7:30am – 7:00pm

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 7:30am – 6:00pm

Saturday: 8:30am – 2:00pm

Thank you for entrusting us with your pet’s medical care. We look forward to a healthy and happy 2011.

Scott Shuler, DVM

Carrie Fleming, DVM