Tumors are common for many pocket pets, including hamsters and gerbils. For example, hamsters are frequently diagnosed with benign tumors in the adrenal gland or lymphoma, a tumor of the lymph gla ...View Article
Welcome to Salida Veterinary Hospital
Located in Salida, Colorado the staff at Salida Veterinary Hospital is committed to your pet's health. Salida Veterinary Hospital excels in the science of Veterinary medicine and has recently opened its doors. Our goal is to provide professional and gentle veterinary care for your pets. Each of us here love this community and want to provide the best veterinary care possible.
Salida Veterinary Hospital is a full-service animal hospital whose mission is to provide the highest standard of veterinary care for pets. We provide friendly, informative, and supportive services for you and your pet. We also have a barn within the facility for treating large animal patients.
Salida Veterinary Hospital offers the Salida animal community emergency veterinary services as well as medical, surgical, and dental veterinary care. With an in-house pharmacy, laboratory, surgery unit, radiology suite and access to specialists, our facility offers a one stop for your pet's health and medical care.
Your Pets . . . Our Family!
We are open for appointments from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. We can see emergencies anytime, call (719) 539-1307 during business hours or (719) 239-1235 after hours or on the weekend.
Heartworm is a long, string-like parasitic worm that has the scientific name Dirofilaria immitis. It earns its common name by living in the host’s heart, lungs, and blood vessels. Heartworm can ...View Article
Few things stimulate a cat's pleasure faster than catnip. Exposure to this simple herb can reveal a new side to their feline personality. Many cats will go crazy at the smell of this plant. Catnip ...View Article
The Veterinary Genetics Laboratory Forensic Unit at the University of California, Davis is the first accredited crime lab dedicated to animal DNA profiling. DNA can be used to confirm the ownershi ...View Article
When you come home to find a mess on the floor, it is easy to assume that the dog vomited. Vomiting is very common in dogs, as they often eat weird things! There are actually many other causes of ...View Article
Have you noticed changes in your horse's gait? Are they showing signs of fatigue or are disinterested in exercising? Equine laminitis is inflammation of the sensitive and insensitive laminae in ho ...View Article
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