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Questions about our services?

Q: When are you open?
A; Monday-Saturday from 8-5, vaccine clinic from 9:30-3.

Q: How old should my puppy/kitten be before he/she gets spayed/neutered?
A; The perfect age is 16 weeks.

Q: How old should my puppy/kitten be to start getting vaccines?
A: We recommend to start vaccines at 8 weeks of age, and have boosters every 3-4 weeks.  We recommend at least two rounds of vaccines for your pet to be totally protected.

Q: Do I need an appointment for vaccines?
A: No.  You can bring your pet in for vaccines anytime during shot clinic hours (M-S 9:30-3)

Q: Day of surgery, how long do they stay?
A: Check-in is 8-8:30 for dogs, 8:30-9 for cats.  Surgery is an outpatient procedure.  Discharge is between 4:30 and 5:30 daily.

Q: What is the recovery period?
A: The recovery period is 10-14 days.  During that time you will need to restrict their activity, and monitor the incision closely.

Q: What is the green mark near the surgery site?
A: This is a tattoo to identify that your pet has been spayed/neutered.

Q: Do you use pain medication?
A: All pets receive pain medication before surgery.  In addition you can purchase pain medication that will last for three days.

Q: Can they eat or drink before surgery?
A: Water is ok.  Food must be removed from dogs by midnight the night before surgery.  Small kittens must eat a little food to keep their blood sugar up.

Q: What vaccines do you offer?
A: Vaccines for cats- rabies, feline distemper (feline leukemia optional).  Vaccines for dogs-  rabies, distemper/parvo, bordetella (optional), leptospirosis (optional), Influenza vaccine (optional).

Q: Do you microchip?
A: Yes, we believe strongly in microchipping.  A microchip is $15. and can be done at the time of surgery or thru shot clinic.

Q: Can I come in for just a rabies shot?
A: Yes.  A rabies vaccine is $15 for the shot and a $15 office call.  You can also purchase a tag at that time.