Frequently Asked Questions
If you have questions, we have answers! See below for our most frequently asked questions. If you have additional questions not covered here, please feel free to contact us directly.
What are the Hospital hours?
Do I need to have an appointment?
What forms of payment do you accept?
Can I make payments?
At what age can I have my pet spayed or neutered?
What is the pre-anesthetic blood screening?
How long do the sutures stay in after my pet's surgery?
Is it a good idea to let my pet have at least one litter?
These advantages include decreasing the chances of breast tumors later in life, decreasing the chance of cystic ovaries and uterine infections later in life, decreasing the desire to roam the neighborhood, decreasing the incidence of prostate cancer later in life, helping prevent spraying and marking, and also decreases the surplus of unwanted puppies and kittens.
Do you board pets?
Our boarding is designed to serve our family of pet owners. For those who are not in this group, we restrict reserving places for their pets to 48 hours before major holidays.
What are your kennels like?
Your clinic requires vaccinations of my pet before hospitalization or boarding. My pet was vaccinated by the Humane Society, isn't that enough?
What are the vaccination requirements for my dog? ...my cat?
Dogs – we require vaccinations for Rabies (every 1-3 years depending on the vaccine used), DHLPP (annually), Bordetella (twice yearly), and Canine Influenza (annually).
Cats – we require vaccinations for Rabies (every 1-3 years depending on the vaccine used), and FVRCP (annually)
Are there age requirements for spays, neuters, and declaws?
Spays, Neuters: 6 months of age
Declaws in cats: 3 months of age and at least 3 pounds body weight.
It is difficult for me to bring my pet in because of my schedule. What are the alternatives?
Compassionate Veterinary Care in Evansville, IN.
At Animal Medical Services, we're dedicated to providing exceptional client service and veterinary health care for the pets of Evansville, Mount Vernon, Henderson, Newburgh, and beyond!
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