Welcome to
The Ontario Animal Health Network

OAHN seeks to form a line of communication with as many veterinarians across Ontario as possible, both to collect information about diseases seen in practice and to share pertinent health and disease information.

We’re dedicated to early detection and response to emerging infectious disease in our province’s animal populations.

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What’s Happening

Featured Resources

07 Aug , 2020

Varroa Mite Awareness and Resources

Videos and resources on Varroa mites in Ontario, as well as the results from the previous Varroa mite awareness campaigns.

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05 Aug , 2020

Canine importation, rescue and related resources

Helpful resources for veterinarians working with owners of newly adopted dogs, as well as those importing and rescuing dogs.

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30 Jul , 2020

Small Flock Poultry Health Topics for Flock Owners: Video Series with Dr. Victoria Bowes

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Data Contributors

The Animal Health Laboratory, University of Guelph
 IDEXX Laboratories Inc.
Gallant Custom Laboratories Inc.

The Animal Health Laboratory, University of Guelph, Gallant Custom Laboratories Inc., IDEXX Laboratories Inc., and OMAFRA all contribute data on top pathogens and diseases for network review. This laboratory data analysis is an essential component of the disease surveillance process. The OAHN expert networks compile and interpret these data and report trends or changes of note back to veterinarians, producers and animal owners in a variety of media formats.

Continuing Education through Social Media

We are constantly posting interesting and informative veterinary articles on our social media accounts. These help veterinarians, producers, owners and the public to understand what is happening in the broader veterinary world without spending a lot of time searching.