Because of the shorter lifespan of our pets, we stress the importance of an annual physical examination. Thorough check-ups 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.
Anesthesia: We utilize the safe 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 are monitored during all anesthetic procedures.
Internal medicine consults: We offer in-hospital referrals to an internal medicine specialist who performs ultrasounds, endoscopic procedures and helps us with the diagnosis of more complicated cases.
Radiology Services: Our on-site, digital X-ray equipment provides high quality radiographs to aid in the quick diagnosis of many disorders.
Dentistry: Our dental services include teeth cleaning and polishing, dental X-rays, tooth extractions and minor oral surgery. If your pet is a candidate for it, we also offer anesthetic free dental cleanings provided by Animal Dental Care technicians twice a month, www.adcpets.com.
Laboratory: Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, serology and urinalysis testing. We utilize Idexx Laboratory for most diagnostic tests and fecal sample analysis.
Permanent identification: We offer HomeAgain microchip identification .
Pharmacy: We offer, online and in clinic, a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, vitamins, shampoos, flea and tick control products and heartworm preventatives to meet the needs of your pet. We also carry a full line of prescription diets.
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.
Behavioral Counseling: We can provide advice regarding the correction of problems such as excessive barking, chewing, spraying, scratching, digging, house soiling and aggression. If you are wanting to schedule a behavioral consult, please schedule with Dr. Deb Taylor.
Emergency Care: WE ARE NOT AN EMERGENCY FACILITY. Please call our main telephone number for instructions for after-hour emergencies or speak with our staff for recommendations. www.sumnervet.com www.bluepearlvet.com