What to expect from us

Veterinary Agri-Health Services Ltd. is a health management oriented veterinary practice based in Alberta that provides high quality professional services to feedlot and cow/calf operations across western Canada.  These services focus on three areas: (1) animal health and production related management strategies and problem solving, (2) animal well being and product quality, and (3) producer education and information transfer.  Our services include vaccination,  treatment and parasite control programs, nutritional advice, computerized record systems and health monitoring, regular consultation and reproductive health visits, as well as...

About VAHS

The mission of Veterinary Agri-Health Services Ltd. (VAHS) is to provide client focused veterinary services and expertise in animal health and welfare, production medicine, food safety and field research. The practice was founded in 1993 and from the beginning our goal was to work collaboratively with our beef cattle clients to provide leading edge comprehensive herd health programs.  It has always been our philosophy that if our clients were successful we would be successful.  As the needs of the cattle industry have evolved so has the practice and now in addition to the delivery of herd health programs to feedlot and cow/calf...

Cattle welfare start...

Geni Wren, Bovine Veterinarian Magazine | Updated: April 30, 2012 Geni Wren The training of employees who work with cattle on feedlots and farms is done to protect and enhance animal health and welfare. “We need to move this from an industry issue to an operational issue to an individual...

Smashburger makes Ca...

Drovers CattleNetwork news source | Updated: April 30, 2012| Linked VAHS CALGARY, ALBERTA – Smashburger, America’s fastest growing “better burger” restaurant, is introducing their fresh approach to burgers to the Canadian market, opening their first location in Calgary...

Student Projects

Each student participating in a rotation at VAHS is encouraged to research and present a topic relevant to the cattle industry.  We are very proud of our students’ hard work and dedication and are grateful to them for allowing us to share this educational information with our clients.

UCVM

UCVM is Canada’s fifth and newest veterinary college, located in the province of Alberta.  Fully funded by the province, UCVM is dedicated to meeting the animal and public health needs of Alberta through its education, research and outreach programs. Established following the BSE crisis in Alberta and a number of other important animal health events, UCVM was created with the goals of graduating an increased number of veterinarians with the skills to meet and adapt to the changing demands of rural Alberta, the food animal industries, environmental and wildlife health (ecosystem health), comparative health and biomedical research, and...