If your pet is experiencing pain, whether from injury, illness, or a degenerative disease such as osteoarthritis, bring him or her to Potts Point Veterinary Hospital for compassionate pet pain management.
Our veterinarians give your animal a full examination and use state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment to determine the cause of your pet’s pain. We then prescribe the best treatment to relieve your animal’s discomfort as quickly as possible.
Animals can’t tell us when something is wrong, but if they display any of the following behaviours, it might be a signal that they’re in pain:
If your pet is showing any of these signs, don’t hesitate to call us.
If we dispense a medication to alleviate the pain, we will also give you step-by-step directions on how to administer your pet’s medications at home.
Osteoarthritis, commonly called arthritis, is a chronic, degenerative joint disease that makes movement difficult and painful and strikes pets of all ages; however, it is more common in older pets. Your pet may show any of these following symptoms:
Call for a consultation with our vets today if you believe your pet may be suffering from arthritis. The faster the arthritis is diagnosed and treated, the better your pet’s quality of life will be. Treatment includes three main components, each equally important:
There’s no need to have your beloved animal uncomfortable. Instead, bring him or her to Potts Point Veterinary Hospital for latest in pet pain management and for the wide variety of veterinary services we provide.