For small animals, our more common surgeries are:
Spay: surgical sterilization of female dogs, cats, and rabbits
Neuter: surgical sterilization of female dogs, cats, and rabbits
Soft tissue surgery: wound repair and mass removals
Orthopedics: repairing broken bones and damaged joints. We offer SwiveLock bone anchor extracapsular repair of stifles, bone plating and pinning.
Abdominal surgery: from cesarian sections, to foreign body removal from the bowel (enterotomy), to bladder stone removal (cystotomy), to correcting gastric dilatation volvulus (GDV).
For large animals, our more common surgeries are:
Castration: for colts, calves and lambs. We offer castration of normally descended and cryptorchid males.
Cesarian delivery: typically for calves, lambs or kids too large to be born naturally.
Soft tissue surgery: repairing lacerations, managing abscesses.The doctors at John Day River Veterinary Center provide full surgical services for your pets and livestock.