Providing Routine Spay and Neuter and Other Pet Surgeries in Missoula, MT

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Spay And Neuter For Pets In Missoula Mt

At Four Paws Veterinary Clinic, we understand the significant role your pet plays in your life, offering joy, companionship, and love every day. That's why we provide surgical care with the greatest concern for your pet’s safety and comfort. We perform routine spays and neuters, cancerous tumor removals, abdominal procedures, and more to help our patients lead healthier, longer lives. Our clinic in Missoula, MT, is equipped with advanced surgical technology and a compassionate team ready to support your companion and ensure a low-stress experience.

Schedule a consultation or surgical appointment for your pet. Call us at (406) 542-3838 or request a visit online.

Why Choose Us for Your Pet's Surgery?

Your pet's safety and comfort are our top priorities during any surgical procedure. Our skilled technicians and assistants give your pet their undivided attention and utilize the latest monitoring equipment to assess your pet's heart rate, blood pressure, oxygen saturation, and other vitals. This continuous monitoring helps us maintain the highest safety standards and respond immediately to your pet's needs.

Understanding the importance of a stress-free recovery, we give every pet an IV catheter, IV fluids, and pain medications at particular stages of their procedure. This approach supports your pet's comfort and promotes a smoother, quicker recovery by maintaining optimal hydration and managing pain effectively.

When is the Best Time to Spay and Neuter?

Deciding when to spay or neuter your pet is crucial for their health and behavior. We recommend scheduling this procedure when your pet is around 5–6 months old. Younger pets tend to recover more swiftly and with fewer complications, setting the stage for a healthy, active life ahead. However, we understand each pet is different, and the timeframe can vary based on health, breed, and other factors.

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The Benefits of Spaying and Neutering

  • Healthier Lives: Spaying and neutering can reduce or prevent the risk of harmful reproductive cancers and infections, including uterine and ovarian cancer, mammary tumors, pyometra, testicular cancer, and an enlarged prostate.
  • Better Behavior: Spay and neuter procedures often lead to better-behaved pets, reducing hormonal tendencies like roaming, marking territory, and aggression.
  • Population Control: You're also contributing to solving the problem of pet overpopulation, ensuring fewer pets end up in shelters.

Ready to Schedule or Have Questions?

If you're ready to schedule a spay/neuter or other surgery, or if you have any questions about your pet's health and recovery, our friendly team is here to help! Contact us today at (406) 542-3838 or schedule an appointment online.