People and pets routinely died from infections before penicillin, the first antibiotic, was introduced in the first half of the 20th century. Today, veterinarians use antibiotics to treat many typ ...View Article
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WHAT TO EXPECT
When you are looking for a veterinary hospital you should be able to count on superior care and excellent service. We at Canyon Animal Hospital in Laguna Beach, CA have assembled an expert team of veterinary profesional to provide the best possible healthcare for your pet. We have a state of the are veterinary facility which is clean, comfortable, and efficient. Call 949-494-1076 to schedule an appointment at a time that is convenient for you.
Once a year, you should take your pet in for a check-up. This will include a full physical examination and consultation. One of doctors will check the health of your pet from head to tail, looking for subtle abnormalities that may indicative of an underlying problem. At that time we can update your pet on any vaccinations or laboratory work necessary. Our goal at Canyon is to do the least amount of vaccines possible. In doing so, we can optimize protection while minimizing possible side effects associated with over-vaccination. Preventing problems before clinical disease becomes presents gives us the best shot at an optimal outcome.
If you are new to us, please bring with you any previous medical history. It's best to keep a record of your pet's health throughout his or her life. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your first appointment to fill out basic paperwork.
In some circumstances, when a patient needs advanced diagnostics (MRI, CT scan) or treatment by a subspecialists, we have a network of Veterinary specialists that we can refer you to.