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Veterinary Services in Rockford, IL
Perryville Pet Hospital is a well-established, full-service, small animal veterinary hospital providing comprehensive medical, surgical and dental care.
Our goal is not only to meet, but to exceed your expectations and to deliver the best possible care for your best friend(s)! Our services and facilities are designed to assist in routine preventive care for young, healthy pets; early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages; and complete medical and surgical care as necessary during his or her lifetime.
Wellness and Internal Medicine
- Complete physical exam and oral exam
- Vaccines tailored to your pet’s lifestyle and environmental risks
- Complete care for puppies and kittens to set them up for a healthy lifestyle
- Senior pets present us with a new set of challenges that we can often diagnose and treat early with good preventative medicine and supplements
- Dental care, parasite prevention, exercise needs, training & behavior recommendations, diet,
- Click here to learn more about the importance of regular dental cleanings and what to expect.
- Dental care is vital to the overall health of our dogs and cats.
- Periodontal disease often results in a systemic bacterial infection that affects the heart, liver, and kidneys.
- Oral health procedures consist of a thorough exam while your pet is under anesthesia.
- We chart missing teeth, diseased teeth, growths and tumors, and any other abnormalities.
- Dental radiographs are taken to ensure healthy teeth under the gum line
- We then proceed with an ultrasonic scaling to remove all tartar, a good polishing to clean every tooth, and then extractions if needed.
- A fluoride treatment is applied at the end of the procedure.
- These patients are being closely monitored under anesthesia, just as any other surgical procedure.
- Digital x-rays provide us with a high-quality image allows us to take x-rays quickly, providing immediate images.
- This is all favorable for your pet and often prevents us from having to sedate or restrain your pet for an extended time to get the proper image.
- On-site lab testing gives results within 20 minutes.
- The most common outside lab test results are often back within 24 hours.
- We offer onsite laboratory services for blood, urine, and stool analysis.
- We work jointly with outside reference labs which enables us to run over 150 different tests on our patients.
- One of every three pets will get lost in their lifetime!
- A microchip is
the solutionfor a pet that is lost, or for a pet that is displaced due to a natural disaster such as a hurricane or tornado.
- The chip has served as the critical link between a pet and their owner!
- This is a one time purchase that lasts the life of your pet.
- State-of-the-art anesthesia monitoring equipment. Our equipment monitors all vitals including EKG, blood pressure, oxygen
andcarbon dioxide levels, breathing patterns and body temperature.
- Brand new heating sources to maintain your pet’s body temperature during and after any procedure.
- A veterinary technician also monitors your pet before, during and after procedures.
- All patients are given pain medication in the hospital and to take home. Research shows pets heal faster if they’re comfortable and stress-free after surgery.
- We refer complicated surgical cases to the University of Wisconsin in Madison, as well as private referral practices in the Chicago area.
- If we cannot provide the service, we will work with you to determine the best facility for your pet’s care and ensure all the proper medical information is sent with you.
Peaceful Paws - End of Life Care
Peaceful Paws provides various in-home veterinary care and end of life services including:
- In-Home Veterinary Care & Consultations
- Palliative and Hospice Care
- Quality of Life Discussions
- Comfort Care
- Hospice & Home Euthanasia
- Dignified Body Care & Cremation
- Grief Support Resources
Ultrasound & Echocardiogram
- Ultrasound is a wonderful, non-invasive technology that can be very helpful in diagnosing various medical conditions of the heart, intestines, spleen and most internal organs.
- When used in conjunction with our digital x-rays, we are able to make certain diagnoses that, in the past, required surgical intervention.
- It also allows us to biopsy certain organs or masses without invasive surgery.
- Ultrasound is performed by appointment only.
- We also offer referral to a specialist for ultrasounds if we find that is the best option for your pet.
Therapeutic Class IV Laser
- Therapeutic Laser is a completely non-invasive, pain-free treatment for your pet. (It is currently used in human medicine, especially among athletes).
- We have helped many of our senior patients with arthritis to have a better quality of life through improved mobilization.
- Soft tissue injuries to muscle or tendons have also been successfully treated with the laser.
- It has also proven very effective to aid in the healing process of various skin wounds, abrasions, “hot spots” and inflammatory conditions.
- We also use this on incisions after a surgical procedure to assist the healing tissue.
Complete In-house & Online pharmacy
- We are able to immediately dispense most medications that we prescribe for your pet’s condition.
- Complete online pharmacy with competitive pricing to avoid counterfeit products and ensure you’re getting the best product for your pet.
- Due to the various sizes in pets and dosages of medications, we work with an outside compounding pharmacy to special order some medications on an as-needed basis.
- We carry Hill’s and Royal Canin diets in-hospital, in addition to offering home delivery for all Hill’s, Royal Canin, Purina & Blue Buffalo diets.
- The formulation of these diets has hugely facilitated the control of many common diseases in animals such as kidney and liver problems, pancreatitis, bladder stones, diabetes, thyroid disease in cats, arthritis, and many more.