A Comprehensive Approach To Canine Veterinary Medicine

We understand that a dog veterinarian is only as good as his or her ability to successfully prevent, diagnose and treat whatever ailment a dog may be facing. Equally as important is our ability to listen and communicate well with owners to make sure they understand their dog's health concerns and how to make the best choices for their dog. This is why our dog hospital is capable of handling any procedure including preventive care, medical diagnosis, and emergency surgery.

We specialize in the following dog health services for dogs of all ages, breeds, and circumstances, including:

  • Acupuncture: Utilizing effective eastern medicine to enhance the quality of your dog's life
  • Allergy Treatment: Allergies in dogs cause tremendous discomfort in South Texas and should be treated. They can lead to ear and skin infections
  • Anesthesia: We have the most hygienic and updated facilities, equipment, medicine, and knowledge to ensure your dog stays as safe as possible while under anesthesia
  • Bathing and Hygiene: Responsible dog ownership starts with a good bathing and hygiene regimen
  • Behavior Services: Your dog's behavior is not completely genetically inherent, but can be learned and unlearned with your commitment and our help
  • Boarding: We ensure that your dog is well taken care of while you are away in a loving environment
  • Cancer Treatment: Our communicative, community approach to cancer treatment makes all the difference for you and your dog. This may mean referral to a board certified oncologist
  • Cardiology: Our first-rate facilities, equipment, and professional knowledge gets to the heart of your dog's health and wellness matters
  • Dental Care: Our knowledge and dental experience helps prevent and treat your dog's dental conditions, including periodontal disease
  • Dermatology: Our expertise means diagnosing and treating your dog's skin conditions before they become something more than skin deep. We have the skills and equipment to accurately diagnose and treat extensive dermatological diseases
  • Diagnostic Imaging: Diagnostic imaging allows our veterinarians to diagnose illness, disease and other problems in order to prescribe the proper treatment
  • Emergency Care: We are able to manage any emergency care your dog may need during our office hours
  • Flea & Tick Prevention: We employ various safe and effective preventive or flea & tick treatment methods for your dog's health and comfort
  • Grooming: We ensure that your dog's grooming is perfectly matched to its lifestyle
  • Heartworm Prevention: We specialize in heartworm education and medical prevention, as well as treatment for your dog
  • Nutraceuticals: Our veterinarians will make you aware of all appropriate treatment options, including nutraceutical remedies
  • Laboratory Tests: Our in-house laboratory testing services mean faster and more accurate diagnostics or treatment for your dog
  • Laser Therapy: We customize our protocols to include laser for arthritis, wound healing, other inflammatory conditions, and post-operative pain control
  • Microchip ID: Our professional microchip ID services can help identify your dog in case he or she ever gets lost, stolen or separated from you
  • Nutrition: Our nutrition education, awareness, and dietary intervention programs help ensure your dog stays healthy and fit and treat a variety of conditions
  • Pain Management: We specialize in customized, effective and compassionate pain management for your dog regardless of age, ability or condition
  • Parasite Prevention and Treatment: Prevention and early detection are paramount to survival for some types of parasitic infections
  • Preventive Care: Our comprehensive preventive care program helps ensure your dog remains healthy and well year-round
  • Puppy Care: We partner with you to ensure your puppy has the best customized care and you have all the information you need to care for your new family member
  • Senior Care: Our comprehensive senior care helps you to help your dog age gracefully, healthily and happily
  • Semi-Annual Wellness Exams: A cornerstone of preventive care, semi-annual wellness exams are key to staying on top of chronic health issues and getting ahead of problems that may be developing
  • Spay or Neuter: Our refined pre surgical, surgical and post-op care will provide your dog with the safest and most comfortable surgical procedure
  • Surgery: Our facilities, expert surgeons and technicians will make certain your dog is cared for before, during and after surgery
  • Vaccinations: Our veterinarians customize vaccination protocols that account for your dog's age, medical history, environment, travel habits, and lifestyle

An Emphasis On Dog Nutrition

At our hospitals our veterinarians place an emphasis on the importance of proper nutrition for all phases of your dog's life. Whether your dog is a puppy, adolescent, adult or senior, each stage of a dog's life comes with some special nutritional considerations. Do not rely on the internet for advice.

Our veterinarians are here to help you understand your dog's nutritional needs, including:

  • The best canned or kibble diet for the breed, age and activity level
  • Items ok to add to your dog's food 
  • Healthy dog snacks
  • What to avoid feeding your dog

We can also help create a custom dog nutrition program taking into consideration things like breed, age, size, physical fitness, allergies, and medical conditions. As with humans, proper dog nutrition can be both preventive and sometimes curative, as a balanced diet is essential for both supporting and maintaining optimal health.  Understanding the nutritional needs of your dog is an important part of your responsibility to ensure they lead a healthy and happy life for many years to come.

Dog Surgery Options When Necessary

An important aspect of maintaining an AAHA Accredited dog hospital is being fully equipped and prepared to perform safe, high level dog surgery in all kinds of situations. We realize that no one wants to think about their dog needing surgery, however, if such an unfortunate situation arises, rest assured that our hospitals is well prepared to guide you and your dog through:

  • Pre-Surgery Protocols
  • Surgical Procedures According to AAHA Accredited Standards
  • Post-op Pain Management and Nursing Care
  • Aftercare/Rehabilitation

A Commitment To Quality And Empathy In Veterinary Care For Dogs

Our veterinarians, technicians, assistants and front staff work together to provide both you and your dog with a compassionate and professional experience. From the initial phone call, it is our goal to make sure you feel that your concerns are addressed, you are well informed, and that your dog receives the best care. We provide exceptional care for exceptional pets and the people that love them.

Contact Us to Schedule Your Dog's Next Veterinary Appointment