General Animal Hospital
SMALL ANIMAL VETERINARY CLINIC LOCATED IN COVINGTON, LA
Compassionately providing surgical, medical & preventative health care, as well as boarding & small ruminant services.
Annual Examinations and Vaccinations
A yearly physical examination is an important part of ensuring your pet's health. During the exam the major organ systems will be evaluated, including heart, lungs, abdomen, eyes, ears, teeth, skin, joints and lymph nodes. Laboratory test for heartworms and intestinal parasites will be performed in hospital. Administration of vaccines is recommended to protect your pet from the most common infectious and contagious diseases.
Medical services including disease diagnosis and treatment are provided to companion animals and small ruminants.
Surgical care is provided at our hospital, routine procedures as well as some non-routine procedures are performed. All patients are monitored with pulsoximetry and a veterinary assistant. Cryotreatment of small skin growths is also performed.
Good dental hygiene is important in maintaining healthy teeth and gums as well as protecting heart, lungs, liver and kidneys. Our hospital provides dental cleaning and polishing as well as extractions as needed.
Most dogs and cats are considered to be entering their senior years at the age of 7. It is recommended that laboratory testing including CBC, chemistry panels, thyroid testing and urinalysis be performed. Any abnormalities can be addressed before your pet exhibits signs of illness. This will lead to a longer, healthier life.,
Diagnostic services include blood chemistry and electrolyte analysis, fecal examinations for intestinal parasites , heart worm testing, radiology, blood pressure and EKG with access to a board certified veterinary cardiologist. Allergy testing and more in depth testing are provided by a veterinary reference laboratory.
Boarding facilities are indoors and climate controlled. All dogs receive a free bath before going home.