Veterinary Consulting Service

By: Richard Calland  09-12-2011
Keywords: pet


  • Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services:  Granville Island Veterinary Hospital is equipped to provide full diagnostic and therapeutic services and 24 hour nursing care should your pet require significant medical or surgical services.
  • Surgical Services:  Our state -of-the-art surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of surgical procedures.
  • Anesthesia:  We utilize the safest available anesthetics to provide that extra margin of safety, especially for our older or high risk patients. Using the most modern equipment, the patient's vital signs are monitored during all anesthetic procedures.
  • Electrocardiography Services:  We provide ECG services on-site as well as consultations with cardiology specialists.
  • Laboratory:  Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, serology, urinalysis and parasite testing. We also utilize commercial veterinary laboratories for specialized diagnostics and consultations.
  • PharmacyWe maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, vitamins, shampoos and heartworm preventatives to meet the needs of your pet.
  • Dentistry:  Our dental services include teeth cleaning and polishing, dental X-rays, tooth extractions and oral surgery. 
  • Individualized Flea Control Programs We develop programs for the specific needs of your pet and your own particular environmental situation. We will review with you the best ways to control fleas in your house, in your yard and on your pet.
  • Dietary Counseling:  We will provide guidance regarding your pet's nutritional needs for each life stage, including dietary requirements for growth, weight maintenance and performance.
  • Behavioral Counseling:  We can provide advice regarding the correction of problems such as excessive barking, chewing, spraying, scratching, digging, house soiling and aggression.
  • BathingRoutine and therapeutic bathing services are available.

Keywords: pet