Frequently Asked Questions
Our hospital is open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday and Friday, we’re open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. On Saturdays, our office is open from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. The clinic is closed on Sunday.
Yes, patients are seen by appointment, however walk-ins are accepted on a space-available basis.
Payment is required at the time of service.
Spaying or neutering can be done at approximately 6 months of age. Your pet is given an exam prior to surgery to help determine whether your pet is healthy enough to undergo the surgical procedure. Current vaccinations are required at the time of surgery. Also 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 10-14 days following the surgery.
No, there is no advantage to letting your pet have one litter. However there are plenty of advantages to having you 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, decreasing the desire to roam the neighborhood, decreasing the likelihood of prostate cancer, preventing spraying and marking, and also decreases the surplus of unwanted puppies and kittens.
Yes, we do boarding for our clients and future clients. We offer boarding space for both dogs and cats. We also can board birds and other small animals, but you will be required to bring your own cage and food for your pet.