When and Why to Refer to Our Vets and Specialists

These guidelines have been established by the American Animal Hospital Association which is considered the standard for veterinary excellence.

  • a need for additional expertise and/or advanced training
  • a need for additional equipment or services to provide further diagnostic testing or care
  • an inconclusive diagnosis
  • an unresolved or worsening medical condition
  • a need for medical supervision (24 hours/7 days/week)
  • client dissatisfaction with the progress of the case

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