Canine Spay and Neuter FAQ

Why is it important to have my dog spayed or neutered?

Why is it recommended that we do Pre-surgical Bloodwork before my dog has surgery?

What is the purpose for having my dog on fluids during surgery and afterwards in recovery?

Does Southeast Community Animal Hospital always use pain injections either before or after surgery?

How do I know if my dog needs to have pain medication after surgery?

What should I look for after surgery at the incision site as well as the dog’s general health?

The information provided in this website is for educational or general informational purposes only. It is not intended to treat, apply to or diagnose any specific animal or condition. To provide the best possible care for your pet, contact your veterinarian for specific instructions and recommendations.