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Equine Elective Surgery Services

Avon offers elective surgery both in-field and in-clinic. While we handle minor procedures, we refer major colics, orthopedics and more complicated surgeries to the Atlantic Veterinary College. 

Elective Surgery Services available at Avon include:

  • Castrations
  • Enucleations
  • Hernia repair
  • Cryptorchids

Due to COVID travel restrictions, we are currently able to collaborate virtually with specialists at the Atlantic Veterinary College and perform procedures that may otherwise be referred out. 

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Last updated: April 20, 2021

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we can continue providing our full range of services, under certain restrictions. As our province enters the next phase of the reopening plan, we have some updates to share with you about our safety measures.

We are continuing to see all cases by appointment only including pets in need of vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, heartworm testing, spays and neuters, dental services, parasite prevention, and more.

SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:

Monday to Friday: 8:00 am - 7:30 pm*
Saturday: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

*On weekdays we will be closed for 1 hour in the afternoon in order to catch up on communications with our clients. This is a temporary measure. Thank you for your understanding.

NEW PET OWNERS

Have you welcomed a new furry family member to your home? We’d love to meet them! Visit our Must Know New Pet Owner Information page for useful resources and helpful recommendations for new pet owners.

Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

- Your dedicated team at Avon Animal Hospital