Alta Veterinary Hospital
Veterinarians in Sandy, UT
At Alta Veterinary Hospital we're dedicated to delivering our highest quality care and services to you and your pet. Our web page is now available for you twenty-four hours a day and 7 days a week. We're proud to provide many services to you through our web page. Visit our pages which have many links to other sites about animal care, like every six months wellness program, dental home care, pet bereavement. On our FAQ page we can answer your questions to the highest of our knowledge, located on the information given. We try to answer them within three days.
Alta Veterinary Hospital
read moreAlta Veterinary Hospital established practice in the Sandy, Utah community, over 50 years ago. We are committed to providing out best quality care, medical services and affordability for you pet. Our staff has an extensive veterinary knowledge base. They care compassionately for your pet while utilizing State-of-the-Art care and treatments available today. Our Doctors and Staff are pet owners offering the same personal love and concern for all our four-legged patients. Feel free to ask them questions or concerns regarding your pet.
read moreIn 1963, Dr. John W. Whiteley opened Alta Veterinary Hospital. For over fifty years we have been in this community. His desires has always been to serve the people and their pets in the southeast portion of Salt Lake County. Our services have expanded over the years to include laser therapy, orthopedics, complete senior health care, and full dental services (including dental x-ray). We have always tried to able to provide progressive and up-dated services for your pet here at Alta Veterinary Hospital.
read moreRegular professional cleaning is important to maintaining your pet's teeth. We use modern and safe ultrasonic to clean each tooth thoroughly-above and below the gumline. Dental technicians polish teeth to create a smooth, lustrous tooth surface more resistant to plaque buildup. Flouride treatments help strengthen enamel and reduce tooth sensitivity. Come in for a FREE dental exam with our dental technicians. After a professional cleaning has been done we want to help you keep them clean. We encourage a FREE dental check up with the technician at 30, 60, and 90 day followup to make sure the teeth are staying clean.
read moreREMEMBER OUR FREE puppy class on the first Tuesday of every month at the hospital starting at 6:30pm. This is a great first socialization for your new addition and this is a $75.00 value for free.
read moreThe doctors and staff of Alta Veterinary Hospital are certified and practice comprehensive pain management for the comfort and well-being of your pet. Veterinary patients feel pain and discomfort under the same circumstances as people do. We know that recognizing and alleviating pain in animals is the essence of good patient care. We take special care in considering pain management in all medical and surgical situations. All surgical patients receive preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative pain management and their response to therapy is assessed before discharge from the hospital.
Immunization and Wellness Care
read moreWe strive to prevent illness whenever possible. The time and effort invested in Wellness programs has rewards for both pets and owners. Our Wellness programs are designed specifically for your pet and include: Comprehensive physical exam; internal parasite testing; heartworm and flea control; a vaccination program tailored to your pet's risks and needs; and specialized blood tests for all life stages. We feel that we should be proactive about health care especially as your pet turns 40, which is about 5 years of age for most pets.
read morePets are like our children- we feed, nurture and lavish attention on them. Our qualified kennel attendants do the same when you can't be there. We provide tender loving care (such as brushing and cuddling), and outdoor time for walking to keep them happy and active. We also provide boarding for geriatrics and those pets with special medical needs in our hospital. We have a new pampered pet boarding service which includes extra walks, one on one playtime using games and toys to stimulate the brain, daily fluff and brush and treat time.
read moreMicrochips have helped reunite thousands of pets with their families. We offer the most widely used HOMEAGAIN microchip products to increase the chances of a safe recovery. Advanced technology combined with a powerful network helps enable recovery. With each new Homeagain chip placed you are enrolled with Homeagain membership for the first year at no additional charge to you. Your membership encludes 24/7 Emergency Medical Care (if our office is closed) you can reach them at 1-888-466-3242. Lost Pet Medical Insurance, this includes coverage for medical bills for any injuries your dog or cat suffers while lost.