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Dr. Carli and her dog

Dr. Carli Chalmers

Veterinarian

I was one of those kids that has always been an animal lover, read all the James Herriott books cover to cover multiple times, and had an interest in veterinary medicine from the time I knew that was an option. During my undergraduate degree, I worked at a raptor rescue and rehabilitation organization and my interest in medicine became a passion!

I graduated from the University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine in 2012 and have had the good fortune to gain experience in a variety of clinical settings including mixed animal practice, small animal ambulatory practice and shelter medicine prior to joining the team full time at Lomsnes Veterinary Hospital.

I am passionate about low stress handling in the clinic, and try to make your pet's visit as calm and comfortable as it can be. I love connecting with clients and coming up with care plans that make sense for you!. I am curious by nature and really enjoy the problem solving part of veterinary medicine.

When I am not at the vet clinic, I love spending time with my partner, two young kids and our adopted doggos. We are an active family that loves to get outside, whether on the local paths or out to the mountains. I also love running, yoga and spending time in the garden.

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Last Updated: July 5, 2021

Dear Clients,

As our province enters the next phase of the reopening plan, we are opening our doors with some restrictions.

1. APPOINTMENTS

2. SURGERY APPOINTMENTS

3. FOOD AND MEDICATION

4. ONLINE ORDERING 

Online shopping is available for your pet from the comfort of your own home 24/7. Your order will be delivered directly to your home! Visit our website and click on "Online Store" to register. It’s that easy!

5. 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.

6. NEW PET OWNERS

Have you welcomed a new furry family member to your home? We’d love to meet them! Visit our Must Know New Pet Owner Information page for useful resources and helpful recommendations for new pet owners.

7. OPERATION HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:
Monday to Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

We will always be here, so your pet will continue to receive the care they deserve. With this new system, we will provide our medical services without compromising the health and safety of our dedicated team members. This protocol may take longer; however, it is something we have to do to keep our community safe. With that in mind, please be extra patient and kind to our team members. These circumstances place added responsibilities and stress on all of us.

These measures are temporary and we will reassess as time goes on. Please keep a lookout for any further updates from our team. Together, we can all help in stopping the spread of Covid-19. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call us at 403-342-6040. Please note that we are receiving more calls than usual. We apologize for any delays that you may experience when reaching out to us.

Your dedicated team at Lomsnes Veterinary Hospital