Here are some questions/answers that we are frequently asked. If you have additional questions that aren’t covered here, please feel free to give us a call at Ansede Animal Hospital.
1. What are the Hospital hours?
Our hospital is open Monday to Friday from 8:00am to 6:00pm. On Saturdays we are open from 8:00am until noon. The clinic is closed on Sunday.
2. Do I need to have an appointment?
Yes, we prefer patients are seen by appointment. Sick or emergencies will be seen of course, but we cannot guarantee prompt service for other unscheduled visits.
3. What forms of payment do you accept?
Cash, Check, Mastercard, Visa and Debit
4. Can I make payments?
5. At what age can I have my pet spayed or neutered?
Spaying or neutering can be done at approximately 4-6 months of age. Your pet is given an exam prior to surgery to help determine whether your pet is healthy enough to undergo the surgical procedure. Current vaccinations are required at the time of surgery. Also pre-anesthetic tests is recommended prior to undergoing anesthesia and surgery.
6. What are the pre-anesthetic blood tests?
We offer a variety of tests and treatment measures that can determine if your pet is going to safely handle anesthetic procedures. Ask us which tests would be appropriate for your pet.
7. How long do the sutures stay in after my pet’s surgery?
Procedures involving sutures require them to be removed in 7-14 days following the surgery.
8. Is it a good idea to let my pet have at least one litter?
No, there is no advantage to letting your pet have one litter. However there are plenty of advantages to having you pet spayed or neutered. These advantages include decreasing the chances of breast tumors later in life, decreasing the chance of cystic ovaries and uterine infections later in life, decreasing the desire to roam the neighborhood, decreasing the incidence of prostate cancer later in life, helping prevent spraying and marking, and also decreases the surplus of unwanted puppies and kittens.
9. Do you board pets?
10. What are your kennels like?
Our dog kennels are all indoor. The dogs are walked 2-3 times daily while they are boarding. The cat boarders are housed in a separate area away from the dogs. Blankets and food are provided for our boarders, but you are always welcome to bring your own.