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We are open to the general public, you do not have to live in Surry County to use our services. We offer wellness exams, vaccinations and preventative care. We are also available for minor illness such as ear infections, skin infections, etc. Please feel free to call and ask about specfic cases. We refer pets with problems that require hospitalization, xrays/ultrasound and extensive follow up care to a full service or specialty practice. We are not equipped or available to handle emergencies.
All procedures and surgeries are performed by Anthony E. Russo, DVM. Dr. Russo graduated from Purdue University in 2000. He has experience working in private practice including veterinary ER, the U.S. Army and many years of shelter work.
Hours of operation:
We are available on a limited basis at this time.
|Tuesday||9:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
|Wednesday||Closed unless surgery day|
|Thursday||Closed unless surgery day|
|Friday||9:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
All surgeries and procedures are performed by Anthony E. Russo, DVM.
Dr. Russo graduated from Purdue University in 2000. He has experience, working in private practice, the U.S. Army and animal shelters.
All surgical fees include a full physical exam, anesthesia, surgery, pain medication administered before and after sugery and an injection of antibiotics post operatively.
All pets must be up to date on Rabies vaccines by NC law.
It is your responsibility to obtain your pet’s medical records. If you do not provide the records on the day of the procedure, a rabies vaccine will be given at your expense.
The veterinarian reserves the right to cancel any surgery for any reason.
Any pets with fleas will be treated at the owner’s expense.
You must schedule an appointment for surgeries or vaccines! Please call or email.
Payment is due on morning of surgery. We accept cash or money orders. No credit cards or payment plans please.
All services are by appointment only.
Please call for pricing of additional services not listed.
Additional surgeries such as dental extractions and mass removals will be priced on an individual basis. Please contact us for more information.
Payment is due at drop off on day of service. We accept cash or money order only. NO CREDIT CARDS OR CHECKS.
- Pets must be at least 2lbs and 12 wks old to be eligible for surgery.
Drop off is between 7:30 and 7:45 in the morning. Please make sure you bring your vaccine records. Please have cat carriers marked with your first and last name and your pet’s name. Walk your dogs prior to drop off.
Pets must be fasted the night before surgery. No food after midnight for adult pets. Puppies and kittens can be fed a small amount of food in the morning. Water is okay at all times.
All pets must be up to date on their rabies vaccine. Proof from a veterinarian is required. A rabies tag will not be accepted as proof. We will not call other offices for records, that is the client’s responsibility. If rabies vaccine is not up to date you will be required to purchase one on the day of surgery.
Please do not bring sick pets in for surgery. We rely on you to know if your pet has had any signs of illness such as vomiting, diarrhea, coughing, discharge from eyes or nose. If you have concerns please let us know right away.
All dogs must be leashed. Cats MUST be in carriers, NO EXCEPTIONS! Feral cats may be brought in traps.
We require 72 hour cancellation notice. Last minute cancellations and no shows will not be rescheduled. If you cancel at the last minute or do not show up, you will have to come in and pre-pay for your surgery before we reschedule. The fee is non-refundable.
Pets over the age of 7 years are considered geriatric. We highly recommend a full blood screen completed 1 week prior to surgery for these pets.