Surgical Services

We provide a wide variety of surgical procedures at our clinic including everything from routine spay and neuters, soft-tissue surgeries, C-sections, eye surgeries and orthopedic surgeries, etc. Routine elective surgeries are usually booked about a week in advance. Your pets must be fasted with no food or water for about 12 hours before just like human procedures. Most surgeries are done in the mornings and are discharged in the late afternoon so they are back home the same day. For some major orthopedic surgeries such as bone plating and knee TPLO procedures or other complicated procedures we refer them to specialists or board certified veterinary surgeons in Edmonton to perform complex operations. To determine if there are underlying medical conditions that may increase the risk of surgery, we highly recommend that a complete general physical examination and blood work be done beforehand. Read Pre-surgical Preparation and Testing for more detailed information. Post surgical operation home nursing and rehabilitative care is often just as important than the procedure itself when it comes to determining the long term success. Always, carefully and diligently follow all post-op home care instructions.

Spaying

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Spaying refers to the surgical procedure performed on female dogs and cats to render them infertile. There are many benefits to spaying your female companion. First, you will contribute to…

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Neutering

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Neutering your pet has many benefits. The procedure, which prevents male animals from reproducing, can help your dog or cat live a longer, healthier life. Neutering will not change your…

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Laser Surgery

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We are pleased to offer laser surgery as an exciting new option for safe comfortable surgical procedure for your pets. The laser can replace the scalpel in many procedures and…

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Orthopedic Surgery

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Orthopedic surgery refers to bone surgery. There are many different situations where bone surgery may be necessary including broken bones or leg fractures, hip dysplasia, patellar or knee subluxations, anterior cruciate…

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Tranquilization & Sedation

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Tranquilization or sedation is used to calm an animal under various conditions. The animal remains awake or may ‘sleep’ but is easily aroused when stimulated. Pet owners frequently request sedation…

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Soft Tissue Surgery

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Soft tissue surgery includes surgeries not associated with bone. Examples of soft tissue surgeries and their benefits are listed below. Probably the most common soft tissue surgery performed at our…

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