Because of the shorter lifespan of our pets, we stress the importance of an annual physical examination. Thorough check-ups and preventive care can help alleviate serious health problems. We offer a wide range of veterinary services to keep your companions feeling their best:
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services: Our hospital is equipped to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pets' complete health care needs.
Surgical Services: Our state-of-the-art surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of surgical procedures ranging from routine to advanced orthopedic and soft tissue surgeries. Doctor Keast is also certified in TPLO (Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy) for surgical treatment of cranial cruciate ligament rupture in dogs. In addition, we routinely perform other specialized procedures such as tracheal stent placement for tracheal collapse and unilateral arytenoid lateralization to treat laryngeal paralysis.
Anesthesia: We utilize the safest available anesthetics to provide an extra margin of safety, especially for our older or high-risk patients. Using the most modern equipment, the patient's vital signs are monitored during all anesthetic procedures.
Laser Therapy: We offer class 4 therapeutic laser treatments for a wide range of medical conditions, post surgical application and rehabilitative purposes.
Radiology Services: Our on-site, modern X-ray equipment provides high quality radiographs to aid in the quick diagnosis of many disorders.
Electrocardiography Services: We provide ECG services on-site as well as consultations with cardiology specialists.
Dentistry: Our dental services include teeth cleaning and polishing, tooth extractions and oral surgery.
Laboratory: Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, serology, urinalysis and parasite testing. We also utilize commercial veterinary laboratories for specialized diagnostics and consultations.
Permanent identification: We offer microchip implantation to provide permanent identification of your pets.
Pharmacy: We maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, vitamins, shampoos, flea and tick control products and heartworm preventatives to meet the needs of your pet. We also carry a full line of prescription diets.
Dietary Counseling: We will provide guidance regarding your pet's nutritional needs for each life stage, including dietary requirements for growth, weight maintenance and performance.
Behavioral Counseling: We can provide advice regarding the correction of problems such as excessive barking, chewing, spraying, scratching, digging, house soiling and aggression.
Emergency Care: When our office is closed we entrust the care of our patients in need of emergency treatment to the excellent and caring staff at the Pet Emergency Center at the corner of Reserve Street and North Avenue. They can be reached at (406) 829-9300. If you call our hospital number after hours, our recorded message will also provide your with contact information for Pet Emergency Center.