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Surgery

Many elective, rehabilitative and and emergency surgeries are performed at Petroglyph each year. From routine spay and neuter surgeries, to cruciate ligament repairs and other orthopaedics, you can trust the Doctors and veterinary nurses to care about the comfort and safety of your pet.

 

Anesthetic safety is of primary importance in surgery. Qualified staff members use their training and  modern technology to monitor patients for their response to anesthetic agents. Monitoring, recording and reacting to the parameters of the heart and lungs, temperature and other body systems ensures as safe conditions as possible are provided during anesthetic proceedures.

 

Treatment for pain from surgery has become more advanced in the last decade. All of our surgical patients receive pain medication when in hospital, in addition to medications for you to administer at home.