Surgical and Hospitalisation

PetVet state-of-the-art surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of surgical procedures both elective and emergency (24 hour emergency cover).

PetVet utilizes the safest available anaesthetics to provide an extra margin of safety, particularly for older or high-risk pets. Using the most modern anaesthetic equipment, the pet’s vital signs are monitored during all anaesthetic procedure.

PetVet offers in-hospital referrals to specialists including orthopaedics and cardiology.

PetVet provides an ultrasound service to assist in the diagnosis of more complicated cases. This scan is performed again by a radiologist who comes to the practice.

PetVet provide ECG services ,blood pressure monitoring , glaucoma monitoring , pulse oximetry and respiratory monitor on-site to assist in diagnosis of cardiac problems and to pick up on problems which may arise during anaesthesia.

The PetVet hospitals are equipped with stainless steel cages, automatic cat litter boxes, i/v fluid monitors, heat pads and oxygen tents to make the clients pets stay with us as comfortable and stress free as possible. The music of choice is classical, and together with aromatherapy creates an environment that reduces stress in hospitalised animals . It is important that the animals are kept happy and worry free as this also speeds up their recovery.