Fletcher Hills News

Why Little Dogs Outlive Big Dogs

Big dogs apparently die younger mainly because they age more quickly, researchers say. These new findings could help unravel the biological links between growth and mortality.

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We are a full-service veterinary office. Our dedicated staff is focused on the best care for your pet, whether it be general health or a chronic condition, an injury or grooming. Putting your mind and heart at ease when your pet is experiencing a health issue is a priority, second only to your pet's well-being. 
Our veterinary services include:



We perform surgical services including tumor removal, injury repair, invasive ingestion events, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery. 

Intensive Care

In life threatening situations we provide intensive care services and monitor your pet's well-being minute-by-minute. 


This non-invasive, state-of-the-art technology uses sound waves to painlessly examine specific internal organs, primarily the heart and abdominal organs.

Vaccinations and Seasonal Shots

“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” applies here.  Ask about disease preventing vaccination protocols and parasite preventatives tailored for your pets’ needs.


Healthy skin is essential to a healthy pet. We provide dietary and grooming recommendations tailored for your pet’s skin.  Ask us about Allergy testing for your pet.

Lab Work (Laboratory and Labradors!)

We have microscopes to look at the tiny things that may be irritating your pet internally or externally.  We have digital Xrays to the see the things that may be irritating your pet internally.  We can perform blood tests to find the things that may be bothering your pet subclinically.

Spay and Neuter

Avoid accidental puppies or kitties with a spay or neuter today.  Did you know that many future expensive medical problems can be prevented by spaying and neutering?  Ask us how spaying and neutering can help your pet.

Preventative Care and General Health Exams

“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.”  Most pet health problems are more easily prevented than treated.  While most people understand the importance of vaccinations and parasite preventatives, a yearly physical exam is essential for identifying pet health issues that you may not even be aware of.  Come talk to us about wellness screenings tailored to your pets’ specific breed, age, and condition.


We have full pharmacy in-office with lots of great stuff to make your pet feel great.