Wellness plans for dogs, cats and horses
Our Wellness Plans are designed to take care of your pet's needs during the year for optimal health. This includes annual exams, fecal tests, and additional lab work, depending on the chosen plan. Equine Wellness Plans also include the cost of one trip and annual Dentals. All plans include 10% off emergency visits for the year.
In order to keep your animals feeling their best, we have developed our Wellness Plans. These ensure comprehensive care and proper preventative medicine to help your pets stay healthy.
Vesicular Stomatitis Virus (VSV) is spreading rapidly in Colorado with 130 premises quarantined as of July 18th.
Vesicular Stomatitis (VS) had been confirmed in Colorado. This is a virus spread by contact and biting insects and it is a reportable disease.
In an effort to keep your horse feeling and performing at its best we have developed Wellness Plans to ensure proper and preventative healthcare for your horse. These plans come at a discounted price, and this year include 10% off emergency services. Call to enroll your horse!
Positive Case Confirmed in Weld County, Colorado
Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) Confirmed in Colorado.
A horse in Weld County was confirmed positive for EIA. The horse which tested positive entered Colorado for a sale without a negative Coggins or health certificate and was sold and transported out of Colorado before the test results came back. The EIA positive horse has been euthanized.
It sounds like the beginning of a bad joke; how do you treat an anorexic chicken?
But actually it is a medical condition and Dr. Susan O'Brien, owner of Colorado On-Site Veterinary Services, has a cure not a punchline: acupuncture.
The good doctor is based in Gypsum but travels the Interstate 70 corridor mostly from Avon to Gypsum and treats all creatures great and small from hedgehogs to horses and, of course, anorexic chickens.
Photos of our adjunctive care were featured in the July episode of The Horse in the article titled Equipped for Excellence
This article reviewed the qualifications necessary in order to provide your animal's chiropractic care, who could administer acupuncture to your animal, as well as the importance of dental care for your horses' being provided by a veterinarian. Check it out for some really helpful information that will help to make you a better consumer.
In May, a positive Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) horse was identified on a Coggins Test. This is a disease spread through blood (insects, inappropriate needle usage, other contamination) and is not treatable. It affects horses, donkeys and mules. We recommend a Coggins Test once per year to screen for this disease and prior to purchasing of new animals.
A Three-Part Educational Series
Join us March 11, April 8, and May 20 for a three-part series focused on horse care & maintenance. Presented by Colorado On-Site Veterinary Services in partnership with The Eagle County Fair & Rodeo Royalty. We'll cover topics such as vaccinations and the diseases they prevent, parasitism and strategic deworming, and dental health and nutrition overviews. Don't miss out. Ages 16 and under are free!