Small Animal Services are offered at both the Sabetha and Bern clinic locations. Our doctors and staff work together to provide the highest quality care to your pets in a comfortable, caring environment.
- Canine Wellness Plans
Preventative care is the best way to promote your pet’s health and well-being. While it is not possible to predict the cost of illness, it is possible to predict the cost of wellness! more >
Our veterinarians offer a range of exams, including: Comprehensive Wellness Exams, Senior Wellness visits, Rechecks, and New Puppy/New Kitten Exams. Whatever health issue(s) your pet may be experiencing, our veterinarians will chose the type of examination best suited for you and your pet.
BSVC offers all major canine and feline core vaccinations. Our veterinarians and staff want to assist owners in making sure that all animals are up to date on their vaccinations. The clinic sends out reminders ahead of vaccination due dates and uses pre-appointing in its scheduling process.
Our dental cleanings are two-part: an ultrasonic scaling to loosen and clear tartar and calculi, and then polishing of the teeth. Extractions are performed as necessary.
- General and Orthopedic Surgery
The BSVC vets perform a range of soft tissues surgeries, including: spays and neuters, declaws, bladder stone removal, gastric foreign body removal, and wound management. Orthopedic surgeries include: CCLR (cranial cruciate ligament repairs), external fixation of limb fractures, luxating patella repair, and limb amputation, among others.
- Behavioral Consultations
Dr. Melissa Detweiler meets with owners and their pets in a private session to discuss questions and concerns about their pet’s behavior. In certain cases, referral to certified dog trainer may be necessary.
- Nutritional Counseling
Doctors and staff work with owners to develop specific nutritional plans that are tailored to suit the pet’s needs (e.g. weight loss, diabetic, urinary tract health, puppy/senior, etc.)
Our Sabetha Clinic is equipped with an radiograph machine and an ultrasound which is used for bladder pathology and pregnancy evaluations.
- In-House Laboratory
Both our clinics have in-house laboratories that analyze blood for complete blood count, serum blood chemistry, and thyroid hormone evaluation. Other diagnostics include testing for heartworm, Parvo, FIV, Feline Leukemia, Lyme, and Ehrlichia. BSVC also utilizes outside laboratory services for samples that cannot be processed through our in-house labs.
Our extensive pharmacies contain medications for both large and small animals at each clinic.
- Retail Product Sales
Whether you are looking for supplies for your small companion animals or your livestock, the BSVC clinics carry a wide range of retail items. If we do not have a product in stock that you are looking for, please let us know and we will do our best to locate and order it for you.
- Hill’s Pet Food
Our clinics are stocked with the full range of Hills’s Science Diet and Prescription Diet canine and feline products, both dry and canned.
HAS YOUR PET BEEN MICROCHIPPED?
BSVC offers ResQ microchipping for your pet at an affordable price. If you choose to register your pet in the City of Sabetha at the time of microchipping the price is halved. Every year millions of pets are lost; micropchipped pets have 25% greater chance of being reunited with their owners. Protect your pet and give us a call today to schedule an appointment!