Southern Hills Animal Hospital
Veterinarians in Roanoke, VA
Southern Hills Animal Hospital in Roanoke, VA is a complete service companion animal hospital. Our goal is to supply quality veterinary care throughout the life of your pet. Our services and facilities are created to help 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. We understand the special role your pet plays in your family and are committed to becoming your partner in your pet's health care. We treat your pet as we would our own.
read moreRest assured, we will only use your email address to send notifications about yourpet's health and important hospital news. To ensure you receive important emails from us, please add email@example.com to your email program's safe senders list or address book.
read moreMany people have questions about various aspects of their pet's surgery, and we hope this information will help. It also explains the decisions you will need to make before your pet's upcoming surgery. As a private hospital we only allow surgery to be performed by our doctors who are highly trained with many year of surgical experience. We do not allow students to perform surgeries on our clients pets. Although we understand the need for veterinary students to be taught surgical procedures, we feel local spay/neuter clinics offer adequate exposure for educational training.
Drop off Services
read moreWe know it's not always easy to take time off during the week to visit us, so we offer Drop off Services for our Established Clients. Our staff will book a 15-minute Drop off appointment for you in the morning to allow you to speak to a technician to discuss whatever services your pet needs and to address any concerns you have. They will go over recommendations from our doctors regarding any treatments, services, or diagnostics they recommend, and then we will take care of your pet and their needs while you go about your normal routine.
read moreBecause of the shorter lifespan of our pets, we stress the importance of an annual physical examination. Thorough check-ups and preventive care can help alleviate serious health problems. Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services: Our hospital is equipped to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pets' complete health care needs. Surgical Services: Our state-of-the-art surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of surgical procedures. Anesthesia: We utilize the safest available anesthetics to provide an extra margin of safety, especially for our older or high-risk patients.
read moreAt Southern Hills Animal Hospital, we take great pride in creating memories for both pets and for people. We have been fortunate and have been able to care for pets moving overseas to reunite with owners, seeing newborn puppies and their mothers, working with rescues and so much more.
Southern Hills Animal Hospital
read moreWe are always glad to accept resumes from enthusiastic, hard working, dependable, team oriented people who wish to join our team of veterinary health care professionals. Find an application in the Forms section to your left and you are on your way to an exciting new career with pets! Responsibilities include scheduling appointments, answering the telephone, setting up new clients and patients, preparation and maintenance of medical records, admitting and discharging patients, filling some prescriptions, over the counter sales, mailings, computer operation, financial transactions, filing, and front office and reception area maintenance.
Healthy Paws for Adult Dogs
read moreOur health plans are not restricted to puppies and kittens. Once they have had their initial set of vaccines, continued annual exams and boosters are necessary to keep your pet protected. Not every pet requires the same vaccines. Your unique home environment and your pet's personal risk assessment allow our doctors to personalize a vaccination protocol specific for your pet. Excessive vaccinating or vaccinating for unnecessary diseases can be harmful to your pet. Our goal is to maximize your pet's health and quality of life in an affordable manner.
read moreHere are some questions/answers that we are frequently asked. If you have additional questions that aren't covered here, please feel free to give us a call at Southern Hills Animal Hospital. 1. What are the Hospital hours? Spaying or neutering can be done at approximately 6 months of age. Your pet is given an exam prior to surgery to help determine whether your pet is healthy enough to undergo the surgical procedure. Current vaccinations are required at the time of surgery. Also a pre-anesthetic blood screen is recommended prior to undergoing anesthesia and surgery.