Due to COVID-19, at-home appointments will be offered with some restrictions in place. Read more about the changes here.
Lifting Stars is a mobile veterinary service offering veterinary palliative care, humane pet euthanasia, and compassionate veterinary end-of-life services all in the comfort of your home. We provide services in Vancouver and throughout the Lower Mainland.
Dr Jeff Berkshire, DVM, MSc
Dr. Berkshire has practiced small animal medicine and surgery for over 15 years. Originally from Nova Scotia, he fell in love with Vancouver while studying at the University of British Columbia. In 2015 he founded Lifting Stars Pet Homecare, a mobile veterinary service. Dr. Berkshire believes in the benefit of providing care in the place where your pet feels most comfortable—at home.
Dr. Berkshire’s Professional Memberships:
• Canadian Veterinary Medical Association
• College of Veterinarians of British Columbia
• International Association of Animal Hospice and Palliative Care
• Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement
When is it time to say goodbye?
There is never a good day to say goodbye, even when we know it is the right thing to do. Ohio State University has prepared an article to help guide pet owners in making this difficult decision.