Services

We provide care for most domestic farm animals, including equine, cattle, goats, sheep, llamas, alpacas, and pigs.

Preventive Care

  • Vaccinations
  • Strategic deworming and fecal egg counts
  • Physical examinations
  • Dental exams, equine power floating, extractions
  • Coggins Testing (Equine Infectious Anemia)
  • Certificates of Veterinary Inspection (health certificates for travel)
  • Microchip Implantation (Registry: PetLink.net)
  • Behavior and nutrition consultation

Surgery

Our surgery suite is designed for the smaller animals we treat, including pot-bellied pigs, sheep and goats, and young stock under 300 pounds. Common procedures include hernia repair, tube cystotomy for goats/sheep with urinary blockages, cesarean section, foreign body removal, mass removal, amputation, enucleation, mastectomy, pig spay and neuter and more.

Equine surgery is limited to field conditions: castration and common standing procedures. Abdominal surgery and arthroscopic surgeries are referred for care under a boarded specialist.

Diagnostics

  • Ultrasound (reproductive, abdominal, musculoskeletal)
  • Digital radiography (x-ray)
  • Endoscopy (Gastroscopy and Upper Airway)
  • In-House Bloodwork
    • Complete Blood Count
    • Serum Chemistry Analysis
  • Full service reference lab available for specialty testing and pathology

Other

  • Reproductive services: artificial insemination (equine and cattle), pregnancy diagnosis
  • Equine veterinary medical manipulation (“chiropractic”)
  • Minor surgeries and castrations; laceration repair and wound care
  • Cryosurgery
  • Pre-purchase exams
  • Equine Lameness (exams, diagnostics, joint injections)
  • Humane euthanasia
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