Here are some questions/answers that we are frequently asked. If you have additional questions that aren’t covered here, please feel free to give us a call.
Yes, patients are seen by appointment.
Cash, Check, Mastercard and Visa. We also accept a type of health care credit card called Care Credit.
Payment is required at the time of service.
Spaying and neutering are generally done at approximately 6 months of age, with some variations recommended based on breed, size, and physical development of your pet. Your pet is given an exam prior to surgery to help determine whether your pet is healthy enough to undergo the surgical procedure. A pre-anesthetic blood screen is recommended prior to undergoing anesthesia and surgery.
This is a blood test that is run here in the clinic prior to surgery. It tests the organ functions, blood counts, and clotting function of your pet. The
pre-anesthetic blood screening is done to assure safety during surgery and the ability to heal following surgery.
Procedures involving sutures require them to be removed in 7-14 days following the surgery.
No, there is no advantage to letting your pet have one litter. However, there are plenty of advantages to having your pet spayed or neutered. These advantages include decreasing the chances of breast tumors later in life, decreasing the chance of cystic ovaries and uterine infections later in life, decreasing the desire to roam the neighborhood, decreasing the incidence of prostate cancer later in life, helping prevent spraying and marking, and also decreases the surplus of unwanted puppies and kittens.
On a very limited basis, we do boarding for patients who have medical needs.
We are not currently accepting new clients until further notice.