A comprehensive physical exam is essential for your pet’s well-being. Our doctors utilize their training and experience to help you keep your pet healthy and to maximize its quality of life. We recommend annual exams for pets less than 10 years old and every 6 months for older pets. We offer a wide range of services to keep your companions feeling their best:
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services: Our hospital is equipped to provide the following diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pets’ complete health care needs:
Preventative Medicine: We know that disease prevention or treatment before an illness has manifested itself improves a pets’ quality of life and lengthens the time we have to enjoy them!
Surgical Services: Our surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of surgical procedures.
Anesthesia: We utilize the safest available anesthetics to provide an extra margin of safety for your pet. Using the most modern equipment, the patient’s vital signs are monitored during all anesthetic procedures.
Radiology Services: Our on-site, digital X-ray equipment provides the highest quality radiographs to aid in a quick diagnosis. We then transmit them to a radiology specialist to get a full written report of your pets’ findings and utilize specialists to perform on site ultrasound examinations.
Cardiology Services: We provide on-site echocardiography with cardiology specialists.
Dentistry: Our dental services include teeth cleaning and polishing, dental extractions when necessary, and minor oral surgery made possible using digital dental x-ray equipment. Dentistry is no longer just a cosmetic concern but part of maintaining your pets’ health!
Laboratory: Blood tests, urinalysis and parasite testing are performed by us. Specialized tests are sent to our commercial reference laboratory.
Permanent identification: We help reunite lost pets with their owners by placing Home Again microchip identification. We strongly recommend you protect your pet with a quick, easy, inexpensive microchip placement!
Pharmacy: We maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, nutritional supplements, medicated shampoos, and flea control products.
Dietary Counseling: We will provide guidance regarding your pet’s individual nutritional needs and carry a full line of Hill’s, Purina, and Royal Canin prescription diets.
Behavioral Counseling: We can provide advice regarding the correction of problems such as excessive barking, chewing, spraying, scratching, digging, house soiling and aggression.
Emergency Care: Please call our main telephone number for instructions for after-hour emergencies. You may also call ACCES on Lake City Way at (206) 364-1660 or Animal Medical Center at (206) 204-3366.
Pain Management: We offer a variety of treatment modalities to effectively manage acute and chronic pain from arthritis and other debilitating conditions.
House Call Euthanasia Services Our doctors understand the importance of being able to offer euthanasia services in the calming comfort of your home. Drs. Schini, Dittrich, and Jurica are experienced in providing in-home euthanasia services and do so in a way to make your pet comfortable and relaxed throughout.