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Surgery is an important aspect of veterinary care, and at Happy Tails Animal Hospital, we understand that the thought of your pet undergoing surgery can be stressful. That’s why we take every precaution to ensure your pet’s safety and comfort before, during, and after surgery.

Our team of experienced veterinarians and skilled technicians use state-of-the-art equipment and techniques to perform a wide range of surgical procedures, including spays and neuters, soft tissue surgeries, and orthopedic surgeries. We also provide comprehensive pre-operative and post-operative care to ensure your pet’s speedy recovery.

We understand that each pet is unique, and we take the time to tailor our surgical approach to meet the individual needs of your pet. We will discuss all available options and provide you with the information you need to make an informed decision about your pet’s surgery.


What should I expect before my pet’s surgery?

Before your pet’s surgery, we will perform a comprehensive pre-operative evaluation to ensure your pet is healthy enough for surgery. We will also provide you with detailed instructions on how to prepare your pet for surgery, including fasting and other pre-operative requirements.

How long does it take for pets to recover from surgery?

Recovery time varies depending on the type of surgery and your pet’s individual health and age. Our veterinarians will provide you with detailed instructions on how to care for your pet after surgery and monitor their recovery.

Is anesthesia safe for pets?

Anesthesia is generally safe for pets, but it does carry some risks. At Happy Tails Animal Hospital, we take every precaution to ensure your pet’s safety during surgery, including performing a comprehensive pre-operative evaluation and monitoring your pet’s vital signs throughout the procedure. We also use the latest anesthesia techniques and equipment to minimize the risks associated with anesthesia.

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2203 Francisco Drive, Suite 170,
El Dorado Hills, CA