We stress the importance of preventative care exams on all types of pets because of the more rapid aging of pets compared to humans. Thorough checkups, detailed discussion of care and preventive care can help alleviate serious health problems. We offer a wide range of veterinary services to keep your companions feeling their best:
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services: Our hospital is equipped to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pets' complete health care needs.
Surgical Services: Our state-of-the-art surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of surgical procedures from general surgery to radiosurgery to cryotherapy.
Anesthesia: We utilize the safest available anesthetics to provide an extra margin of safety, especially for our older or high-risk patients. Using the most modern equipment, the patient's vital signs, such as temperature, heart rate, respiratory rate, blood pressure, and oxygen saturation of blood, are monitored routinely during anesthetic procedures.
Internal medicine consults: We offer referrals to internal medicine specialists who performs ultrasounds, endoscopic procedures and other diagnostics to help us with the diagnosis of more complicated cases.
Radiology Services: Our on-site modern radiographic (X-ray) equipment provides high quality radiographs to aid in the quick diagnosis of many disorders. We also offer referrals to radiologists who can perform advanced studies for magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomography, radioisotope studies, ultrasound and other advanced imaging.
Electrocardiography Services: We provide ECG services on site as well as consultations with cardiology specialists.
Dentistry: Our dental services include teeth cleaning and polishing, dental X-rays, tooth extractions and minor oral surgery. We refer endodonic services to a board certified veterinary dentist.
Laboratory: Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, serology, urinalysis and parasite testing. We also utilize commercial veterinary laboratories for specialized diagnostics and consultations.
Permanent identification: We offer Microchip identification with the Bayer ResQ MicroChip and can scan for all types of microchips.
Pharmacy: We maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, vitamins, shampoos, flea & tick control products and heart worm preventatives to meet the needs of your pet.
Individualized Flea Control Programs: We develop programs for the specific needs of your pet and your own particular environmental situation. We will review with you the best ways to control fleas in your house, in your yard and on your pet.
Dietary Counseling: We carry Royal Canin prescription diets. We will provide guidance regarding your pet's nutritional needs for each life stage, including dietary requirements for growth, weight maintenance and performance.
Behavioral Counseling: We can provide advice regarding the correction of problems such as excessive barking, chewing, spraying, scratching, digging, house soiling and aggression. More complicated cases often need referral to a board certified veterinary behaviorist. We also have an excellent dog trainer we recommend for all dogs because a well trained dog is good for you as well as for us.
Bathing: Medicated bathing services are available.
Emergency Care: We provide emergency care during office hours. If you feel you have an emergency after office hours, please call 858-484-3490 for instructions.