Procedures

Keyhole Surgery
Keyhole Surgery Procedures

Keyhole Surgery

What is key-hole surgery? Cinque Ports Vets are pleased to be able to offer our clients the option of key-hole...
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What is Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Syndrome (BOAS)?
BOAS Procedures

What is Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Syndrome (BOAS)?

Brachycephalic obstructive airway syndrome is the term given to the effects of a significantly shortened nose. These signs mainly affect...
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Ultrasound
Procedures Ultrasound

Ultrasound

Ultrasound scanners use high frequency sound waves to look at tissues within the body. A hand-held probe emits a burst...
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Dog And Cat Pre Operative Castration Advice
Neutering Procedures

Dog And Cat Pre Operative Castration Advice

Once you have made an appointment for your pet to be castrated, please offer a small meal at 10pm the...
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Dog And Cat Pre Operative Spay Advice
Neutering Procedures

Dog And Cat Pre Operative Spay Advice

Once you have made an appointment for your pet to be spayed, please offer a small meal at 10pm the...
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Dog And Cat Neutering Post Operative Care
Neutering Procedures

Dog And Cat Neutering Post Operative Care

These instructions have been prepared to help you with your pet's recovery. They will have had a general anaesthetic and...
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Neutering Your Female Cat -Spay
Neutering Procedures

Neutering Your Female Cat -Spay

What is spaying? This operation involves removal of the entire uterus (womb) and ovaries via an incision usually made on...
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Neutering Your Male Cat – Castration
Neutering Procedures

Neutering Your Male Cat – Castration

What is castration? The operation involves surgical removal of both testicles via two small incisions in your cat’s scrotal sacs....
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Microchipping
Microchipping Procedures

Microchipping

Why microchip? This is an extremely important way of identifying your pet should they ever go missing.  We regularly have...
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Endoscopy
Endoscopy Procedures

Endoscopy

Endoscopes are essentially cameras on long tubes which allow us to look inside certain areas of the body. They allow...
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Electrocardiography (ECG)
ECG Procedures

Electrocardiography (ECG)

The Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) is a recording of the heart’s electrical activity from the surface of the body. Electrical...
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Collecting A Urine Sample
Collecting A Urine Sample Procedures

Collecting A Urine Sample

Urine analysis is an essential tool in conjunction with blood testing. Urine contains by-products from many organs not just the...
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Blood Testing
Blood Testing Procedures

Blood Testing

Why does my pet need a blood test? Blood testing can be used to investigate disease or signs of poor...
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Neutering Your Male Dog – Castration
Neutering Procedures

Neutering Your Male Dog – Castration

What is castration? The operation involves surgical removal of both testicles via an incision in front of your dog’s scrotum....
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Neutering Your Female Dog – Spay
Neutering Procedures

Neutering Your Female Dog – Spay

What is a bitch spay? This operation involves removal of the entire uterus (womb) and ovaries via a midline incision...
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