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Why does my pet need dental care?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

I’ve heard that some clinics offer anesthesia-free dentistry. Is this safe for my pet?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

I’ve never seen a flea or tick on my pet. Why should I bother putting my pet on preventives? Isn’t this an extra expense that’s just not worth paying for?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

Why should I buy flea/tick/heartworm preventives from a veterinary hospital when there are other, cheaper places to get it?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

Are natural remedies for flea/tick/heartworm prevention safe to use on my pet?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

After I have my pet microchipped, is there anything else I need to do?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

Will microchipping hurt my pet?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

My pet’s just been diagnosed with a medical condition/disease I’m not familiar with, and I want to find out more about it. Where can I find information I can trust?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

My pet needs to have surgery. Should I be worried about the anesthesia?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

My pet won’t stop chewing/digging/barking/scratching/spraying. Where can I find help?

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What toys/accessories are appropriate for my pet?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

My pet has the same thing wrong that he/she was just treated for. Can the veterinarian just prescribe the same medication that he/she did the last time?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

I recently lost my pet, and I’m having trouble dealing with the loss. Where can I find help

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

Which pet food should I feed my dog/cat?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

I’ve seen a lot of information about supplements and nutraceuticals. How do I know what my pet needs?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

What is a veterinary technician?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

Why does it cost so much to provide veterinary care for my pet?

Categories:Veterinary Health CareAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

Why do you have password-protected areas on our website?

Categories:About Our HospitalAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

What are your hours of operation?

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What do I do in the case of an emergency and your clinic isn’t open?

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Where is your clinic located?

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How do I get my password?

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What’s the best way to schedule an appointment?

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What forms of payment do you accept?

Categories:About Our HospitalAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

Do you offer any payment plans?

Categories:About Our HospitalAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

My pet needs to come in for a regular exam/minor procedure, but I don’t have time to wait at the hospital the whole time. Can I drop my pet off and pick him/her back up later in the day?

Categories:About Our HospitalAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

Is it OK to call with questions about my pet’s health?

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I brought my pet to see the veterinarian for a problem, and my pet isn’t getting any better. What can I do?

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My pet is really well trained. Does he/she need to be on a leash/in a carrier when we visit the hospital?

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I have a hard time controlling my pet in the lobby. Can I make arrangements so I can take him/her into the exam room right away when I arrive?

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Why do you check my dog’s weight every time he/she comes in for a visit?

Categories:About Our HospitalAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

I think my pet ate something that could be poisonous, but he/she seems fine. What should I do?

Categories:About Our HospitalAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

I think my pet ate something that’s making him/her sick, and he/she has lost consciousness/is having seizures/trouble breathing. What should I do?

Categories:About Our HospitalAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

I’m worried about my pet’s upcoming surgical procedure. What do you do to help ensure your patients’ safety during surgery?

Categories:About Our HospitalAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

What precautions/measures do you take so my pet doesn’t feel pain related to surgery/injury/infection/chronic disease?

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If my pet’s problem doesn’t get better, can I get a refund for his/her veterinary care?

Categories:About Our HospitalAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

I’ve decided it’s time to let my pet go, but he/she is uncomfortable and can’t move very well, and I would really prefer to not drag him/her to the hospital. Can you come to my house?

Categories:About Our HospitalAuthor:Date:2016-11-21

What are your vaccination requirements for boarding?

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Can I call and have you fax a copy of my pet’s rabies certificate and proof of vaccinations to the kennel where my pet will be staying?

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My pet is a handful. Can I pay my bill ahead of time or in the exam room so I don’t have to wait in the lobby after the exam is over?

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Do you perform at-home euthanasia?

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I think something’s wrong with my pet. Can I call you and have a veterinarian give me a diagnosis over the phone?

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Why can't my pet see the same veterinarian/veterinary technician each time we visit?

Categories:About Our HospitalAuthor:Date:2016-11-20

Why is my veterinarian referring my pet to a specialist?

Categories:About Our HospitalAuthor:Date:2016-11-20