Our team continues to be here for you and your cherished pets. We are OPEN and are now able to provide a wide range of services. To learn more about the changes we have implemented in response to COVID-19 and what to expect during your next visit, click here.

Dr. Earl Wurdell

Veterinarian

Dr. Earl Wurdell graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in Guelph in 1988. Since then, he has practiced both large and small animal Veterinary Medicine in rural Southwestern Ontario and since 2005 in Huntsville. Through numerous postgraduate courses and continuing education opportunities, Dr. Wurdell has developed a keen interest in companion animal dentistry and its relationship to overall health in our pets.

Dr. Wurdell leads our clinic with our belief that pets are not just animals; they are an important part of the family who offers unconditional love and happiness. He is dedicated to lifelong learning in an effort to stay informed of the rapid advances in veterinary medicine and to provide the most up-to-date treatments for his patients. He is a member of the Ontario Veterinary Medical Association, the College of Veterinarians of Ontario, and the American Veterinary Dental Society. He has also served on the Ontario Veterinary Medical Association’s Advertising Task Force.

Dr. Wurdell has been featured on local radio, CTV, and local cable stations discussing important pet health topics. Away from the clinic, Dr. Wurdell enjoys a busy family life and tries to find time to enjoy fishing, hiking, skiing, and all of the pleasures of living in beautiful Muskoka.

Awarded the diamond Huntsville Forester 2020 Readers’ Choice Award for Best Veterinarian.

Last updated: May 29, 2020

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we are pleased to advise that effective May 15, 2020 some restrictions on veterinary practices have been lifted. Based on these changes, below are some important updates to our operating policies.

1. WE CAN NOW SEE ALL CASES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

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

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 to Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

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

Your dedicated team at Muskoka Animal Hospital