Small Animal Services
Available in the Clinic or at your Home
Pet Surgery Services
Dr. Donald Thompson is an excellent surgeon, drawing upon over 30 years of experience.
Providing basic spay and neuter surgeries done with our CO2 surgical laser results in shorter post-operative recovery time, with less pain and swelling!
Laser Surgical Services
Elk Park Animal Hospital performs all of our soft tissue surgical procedures utilizing one of the only surgical lasers in Southwestern Colorado. The laser seals nerve endings, small blood vessels, and lymphatic tissues, which means shorter post-operative recovery time and less pain.. The laser can evaporate small warts and lumps and can even be used to shorten extremely long toe nails.
While Elk Park Animal Hospital integrates pharmaceutical and Traditional Chinese Medicine to alleviate musculoskeletal discomfort, surgical options can be unavoidable. For those situations, Elk Park Animal Hospital is here for you, offering a wide range of orthopedic surgeries. Call to schedule a consultation with Dr. Thompson today to see what he can do to help your pet.
Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine
Dr. Thompson is an internationally-renowned acupuncturist as well as a traditional Chinese medicine practitioner. Dr. Thompson was elected to the board of the World Association of Chinese Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Thompson provides an international consultation service online for veterinarians practicing Chinese Herbal Medicine and is an instructor to doctors incorporating Traditional Chinese Medicine into their practices. Dr. Thompson's experience in Chinese medicine gives him the ability to perform more thorough exams, allowing him to catch small issues before they develop into bigger problems. Call us today to schedule an appointment and see the difference that combining both Eastern and Western medicine can make for your pet.
Pet Dental Care Services
Does your pet's breath make you want to leave the room? Elk Park can help you with that, offering full dental cleanings as well as extractions. Come talk to us about our dental products that can help keep your pet's teeth looking pearly white and how to best care for your pet's teeth to avoid an anesthetic procedure.
Here at Elk Park Animal Hospital making Fluffy, well, fluffy is one of the services we offer. Offering basic grooming services, from nail trims to baths and brushing and simple shaves. Making your little animal ready for the runway is something we strive for.
The hardest part of owning any animal is knowing when it is fair to say goodbye. We are here for you to try to make this extremely difficult decision a little less stressful. Whether you wish to say goodbye at home, in the car, or in our comfort room, we are here to accommodate you. We know how difficult it can be to know when the right time is. Ask about our Life Quality Score Cards or schedule a consultation with our doctor today. We strive to make this entire process easy and painless for both you and your cherished loved one.