Caring for You and Your Pet
We take care and show your pets love so they can love you. We know how valuable your pet is to you, in fact, they aren’t just pets, they are members of your family. When we care for your pet, you know we care for you and that is why it’s our goal to always put both you and your furry family members first!
Our Core Values
Passion for Success
We will constantly strive for excellence in our veterinarian practice. We will be the best we can be and create value in everything we do. We will be proactive and entrepreneurial, propelled by a sense of urgency, competitiveness, and total dedication to results.
With trust and respect for each other and with unity in purpose, we will work toward our shared aspirations, transcending boundaries along functional and organizational lines.
Respect for Our People
We recognize our employees as individuals and are committed to nurturing their unique capabilities. We will uplift the dignity of labour by encouraging our people to be the best in their fields. We believe that personal growth and the growth of the organization go hand in hand. We are committed to creating a work environment that encourages open communication, camaraderie, and professional growth.
We will be our customers’ preferred choice. They will choose our products and services above others because we provide them with products and services that exceed their expectations.
We will encourage creativity and ingenuity in our processes, systems, products and services. We will always look for ways to outdo ourselves and strive to anticipate customer needs and deliver better veterinarian services and care.
We are honest, trustworthy, and always do what’s best for our patients and their furry family members. We strive to exceed expectations every day.
We believe social responsibility and corporate citizenship are integral parts of our business. We are committed to improving the lives of people in the communities in which we live and work.
Make an appointment today at Mercy Animal Hospital.
Dr. Ignacio “Nash” Tan is the owner and founder of Prime Vet Corporation and the man behind Edmonton South Animal Hospital. He has been practicing veterinary medicine since earning his degree in 2000. He grew up in the Philippines and was always around animals, either at home or with his friends. Dr. Tan is moved by the friendship, loyalty, compassion, and support that pets provide. He loves the challenges that come with working with animals. Dr. Tan enjoys the personal bonds that he develops with his clients and their pets and loves knowing that he is helping them live their lives to the fullest.
Dr. Tan studied at De La Salle Araneta University in the Philippines and was awarded his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2000. He attended the Veterinary Skills and Technical Enhancement Program at the Ontario Vet College at the University of Guelph in 2009. His many professional interests include general practice, emergency medicine, veterinary surgery, and dermatology. Dr. Tan is also certified to perform TPLO surgeries.
Dr. Tan is married to his loving wife, Amanda, and they have three children. Fort, their oldest, is five and an aspiring vet, Amelie is three and super cute, and their youngest child, Nahum, is one. They also have a cat named Shaya who is quite a character. During his time off, Dr. Tan loves to spend time with his family. He also enjoys exploring the great Canadian outdoors and getting lost in foreign places.