Franklin Animal Clinic Inc.

1623 Pittsburgh Road
Franklin, PA 16323

(814)437-5768

www.franklinanimalclinic.vet

Services
 Franklin Animal Clinic Inc.

Because we care about the health and welfare of your pet, we stress the importance of an annual physical examination. Thorough check-ups and preventive care can help alleviate serious health problems. We offer a wide range of veterinary services to keep your companions feeling their best:

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:  We offer a full range of surgical procedures ranging from the routine to the complex. We are equipped to handle orthopedic as well as general surgical procedures.

Tibial Tuberosity Advancement (TTA2): Usually offered at specialty referral centers, this surgical technique for torn ACL's offers the best repair for a common problem in large dogs.

Chemotherapy: We offer basic chemotherapy services for a number of cancers in dogs. Many practices refer their patients to speciality centers
   
Anesthesia:  We utilize the safest available anesthetics to provide an extra margin of safety, especially for our older or high-risk patients. Using the most modern equipment, the patient's vital signs are monitored during all anesthetic procedures.
      
Radiology Services:  Our on-site, modern X-ray equipment provides high quality radiographs to aid in the quick diagnosis of many disorders.  We also offer abdominal and cardiac ultrasound services.
   
Electrocardiography Services:  We provide ECG services on-site as well as consultations with cardiology specialists.
   
Dentistry:  Our dental services include teeth cleaning and polishing, tooth extractions and minor oral surgery.
   
Laboratory:  Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, serology, urinalysis and parasite testing. We also utilize commercial veterinary laboratories for specialized diagnostics and consultations.

Physical Therapy:  Physical therapy, ranging from basic exercises to therapeutic ultrasound, E-stimulation and therapeutic laser can help many conditions that may affect your pet.
    
Permanent identification: We offer tattooing and microchip identification.
    
Pharmacy:  We maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, shampoos, flea and tick control products and heartworm preventatives to meet the needs of your pet. We also carry a full line of prescription diets.
   
Individualized Flea Control Programs:  We develop programs for the specific needs of your pet and your own particular environmental situation. We will review with you the best ways to control fleas in your house, in your yard and on your pet.

Dietary Counseling:  We will provide guidance regarding your pet's nutritional needs for each life stage, including dietary requirements for growth, weight maintenance and performance.
    
Behavioral Counseling:  We can provide advice regarding the correction of problems such as excessive barking, chewing, spraying, scratching, digging, house soiling and aggression.

Glaucoma Screening: We can test and monitor your pet for increases in ocular pressure associated with glaucoma. 

Blood Pressure: We can screen and monitor your pet's blood pressure using state of the art equipment.

Emergency Care:  Please call our main telephone number for instructions for after-hour emergencies. We do not staff our clinic for 24 hour care. Our doctors are "on call" for emergencies.