Blog: Dog Services

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Dog X-ray and Ultrasound

X-rays and ultrasounds allow us to see many things we would not otherwise know about our dogs. They can be used to evaluate almost any organ in the body, including the heart, lungs, and abdominal organs, as well as the bones. Radiographs and ultrasounds are one of the best tools…

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Blood Tests for Dogs

Blood testing is one of the most simple and frequently utilized forms of diagnostics performed in the veterinary clinic. At West Hill Animal Clinic, we have the capability to run blood work in the clinic, although most testing is sent to an outside laboratory.

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Dog Urinalysis and Fecal Exam

During routine visits, your veterinarian will often ask for fecal and/or urine samples. By evaluating your dog’s fecal and urine, it helps to give your veterinarian the whole picture surrounding your dog’s health.

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Dog Fleas and Ticks

Fleas and ticks are external parasites that your dog can pick up either from the environment or from contact with other animals. Although fleas and ticks are quite different, it is important to consult your veterinarian on the prevention, treatment and control of both fleas and ticks.