Dog Veterinarian Services in Albuquerque

Canine Health Services from Veterinarians Who Really Care

Valle Verde Animal Hospital’s approach to canine veterinary medicine revolves around a comprehensive, competent, and compassionate care program, to ensure the highest quality of life for your dog. 

A veterinarian is only as good as his or her ability to successfully prevent, diagnose, and treat whatever ailment your dog may face. It’s also important for the doctor to listen and communicate well with you to make sure we understand your dog's health concerns so together we can to make the best choices for your dog's health.

This makes Valle Verde Animal Hospital capable of handling any procedure, including preventive care, medical diagnosis, emergency, and surgery.

Contact Us Today to Schedule Your Dog's Next Veterinary Appointment

Scheduling an appointment with one of our dog vets is as easy as picking up the phone, sending us an email, or filling out the form below. Our staff is here to help make your trip to the vet as easy as possible for you, and enjoyable for your canine companion.

Select your pet type
Small Mammal

Valle Verde Animal Hospital specializes in the following canine health services for dogs of all ages, breeds, and circumstances:

  • Anesthesia: We have the facilities, equipment, medicine, and knowledge to ensure your dog stays as safe as possible while under anesthesia.
  • Cancer Care: Our communicative, community approach to cancer treatment makes all the difference for you and your dog.
  • Cardiology: Our first-rate facilities, equipment, and professional knowledge allows us to keep your dog’s heart healthy.
  • Dental care: Our knowledge and dental experience help us prevent and treat your dog's dental conditions, including periodontal disease.
  • Dermatology: Our expertise means diagnosing and treating your dog's skin conditions before they become more serious.
  • Diagnostic imaging: Diagnostic imaging allows our veterinarians to diagnose illness, disease, and other problems in order to prescribe the proper treatment.
  • Emergency care: We are able to manage many emergencies your dog may experience during our office hours.
  • Flea & Tick: We employ various safe and effective flea & tick prevention and treatment methods for your dog's health and comfort.
  • Heartworm prevention: We specialize in heartworm education and medical prevention, as well as treatment for your dog if they should become heartworm positive.
  • Laboratory Diagnostics: Our in-house laboratory testing services mean faster and more accurate diagnostics or treatment for your dog.
  • Microchip ID: Our professional microchip ID services can help identify your dog in case he or she ever gets lost, stolen, or separated from you. Our microchips include body temperature assessment capabilities, allowing us to determine if a fever is present without having to stress out the patient.
  • Nutrition: Our nutrition education, awareness, and dietary intervention programs can help ensure your dog stays healthy and fit. Nutrition can also be used as an adjunctive treatment for many illnesses.
  • Pain management: We specialize in customized, effective, and compassionate pain management for your dog regardless of age, ability or condition.
  • Parasite prevention and treatment: Prevention and early detection are paramount to treatment for types of parasitic infections that affect dogs.
  • Pregnancy care: Our extensive experience can help your dog have a successful pregnancy, as well as a happy, healthy litter of puppies.
  • Preventive care: Our comprehensive preventive care program helps you make sure your dog remains healthy and well life-long.
  • Puppy care: We will partner with you to make sure your puppy has the best care and you have all the information you need to care for your new family member.
  • Senior care: Our comprehensive senior care protocols and procedures helps you to help your dog age gracefully, healthily, and happily.
  • Semi-annual wellness exams: A cornerstone of preventive care, semi-annual wellness exams are key to staying on top of chronic health issues and getting ahead of problems that may be developing.
  • Spay or neuter: Our refined pre-surgical, surgical and post-op care will provide your dog with the safest and most comfortable surgical procedure
  • Surgery: Our facilities, expert surgeons, and technicians will make sure your dog is cared for before, during, and after surgery. Our veterinarians are skilled surgeons that can perform most surgical treatments that your dog may need.
  • Vaccinations: Our veterinarians will work with you to customize vaccination protocols that account for your dog's age, medical history, environment, travel habits, and lifestyle.
  • End of Life Care: We will be there to help with the decision process and to facilitate a peaceful passing when the time may come.

Valle Verde Animal Hospital Emphasizes Dog Nutrition

At Valle Verde Animal Hospital you will find that our veterinarians and staff place an emphasis on the importance of proper nutrition during all phases of your dog's life. Whether your dog is a puppy, adolescent, adult, or senior, each stage of your dog’s life comes with some special nutritional considerations.

Our veterinarians are here to help you understand your dog's nutritional needs, including:

  • The best canned or kibble diet for the breed, age and activity level
  • Items ok to add to your dog's food, for example, some cooked veggies
  • Healthy dog snacks
  • What to avoid feeding your dog

We can also help create a custom nutrition program for your dog. While crafting a custom nutrition program, we’ll take into consideration things like breed, age, size, physical fitness, allergies, and medical conditions. 

As with humans, proper dog nutrition can be both preventive and even curative. A balanced diet is essential for both supporting and maintaining optimal health. Understanding the nutritional needs of your dog is an important part of your responsibility to ensure that he or she enjoys a healthy and happy life for many years to come. The doctors at Valle Verde Animal Hospital are to help you understand your dog’s nutritional needs and address them appropriately.

Canine Surgery Options When Necessary

An important aspect of operating an animal hospital is being fully equipped and prepared to perform surgery for all kinds of situations. We realize that no one wants to think about their dog needing surgery. However, if such an unfortunate situation arises, rest assured that Valle Verde Animal Hospital is well prepared to guide you and your dog through:

  • Pre-surgery protocols
  • Surgical procedures
  • Post-op pain management and nursing care
  • Aftercare/rehabilitation

A Commitment To Quality And Empathy In Veterinary Care For Dogs

Our veterinarians, technicians, assistants, and front staff work together to provide both you and your dog with a compassionate and professional experience. From the initial phone call, it is our goal to make sure you feel that your concerns are addressed, you are well informed, and that your dog receives the best care possible.

Contact Us Today to Schedule Your Dog's Next Veterinary Appointment

Scheduling an appointment with one of our dog vets is as easy as picking up the phone, sending us an email, or filling out the form below. Our staff is here to help make your trip to the vet as easy as possible for you, and enjoyable for your canine companion.

Select your pet type
Small Mammal