With laser surgery, all cutting is done with a laser instead of a steel blade. The heat of the laser seals the blood vessels and nerve endings which results in less bleeding, swelling and pain. THe laser incisions heal faster and with less inflammation than a conventional scalpel incision, resulting in a quicker, smoother recovery for your pet.
What preventatives are offered at Pleasanton Road Animal Hospital?
All major flea and tick and heartworm preventatives are available, and can be delivered to your home. Just click on the RX button at the top of the page.
How old does my pet need to be in order to receive vaccinations?
6 weeks old
How often does my pet need to be vaccinated
There are 4 sets, 3 weeks apart beginning at 6 weeks old and ending at 4 months old. Yearly vaccines are recommended after 4 months old.
What vaccines does my dog need?
Distemper, hepatitis, leptospirosis, Parvo virus, Parafluenza, Corona virus, Bordetella, and Rabies
How old does my pet need to be in order to be spayed or neutered?
4 months old
Why does my pet shed so much?
It is a seasonal issue, some pets shed 2 times a year, and it can be a long process. There are products available to reduce the amount of shedding. Regular grooming and brushing might help as well.
What are the benefits of laser surgery?