Surgery

We understand that hearing your pet needs surgery can be frightening. We make the process easier for both you and your friend by performing surgery in a place you are both already comfortable – right in our facility! No need to worry about a stranger caring for your animal or getting records transferred. We can take care of you both!
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Animal Ark has the latest in surgical and anesthetic monitoring equipment to assure your pet’s safety if the need for surgery should arise. We perform a wide variety of surgeries including but not limited to, spays and neuters, soft tissue procedures, exploratory procedures, ACL and fracture repairs.

We stock most medications to treat both acute and chronic illnesses, can compound the medicine into almost any flavor for those finicky patients – and happily provide free shipping. Just another way Animal Ark Veterinary Hospital strives to keep your pet both healthy and happy.

What to Expect

 Getting Ready for Surgery

  • Please make arrangements to drop your pet off between 7:30 am and 8:30 am.

  • Withhold breakfast the morning of surgery (PLEASE DISREGARD FOR ALL EXOTIC PATIENTS).

  • In most cases, your pet will be able to go home any time after 3:00 pm or as instructed by the attending veterinarian.

At Home Post- Op Instructions

  • Detailed instructions for medications and post-op care will be reviewed when you arrive to pick up your pet.

  • Please pick up time will vary based on time of surgery and type of surgery performed. You will be called after the surgery to schedule the pick up time. 

  • A dedicated team member will call you the next morning to check in and answer any questions or concerns you may have.

We offer many surgeries and even have specialists come in to perform various others.