Chugach Veterinary Practice

20420 Old Glenn Hwy
Chugiak, AK 99567

(907)688-3000

chugachvet.com

Services
 

Because of the shorter lifespan of our pets, we stress the importance of an annual physical examination. Thorough check-ups and preventive care can help alleviate serious health problems. We offer a wide range of veterinary services to keep your companions feeling their best:

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services:  Our hospital is equipped to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pets' complete health care needs.  
      
Surgical Services: Our well equipped surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of surgical procedures.
   
Anesthesia:  We utilize the safest available anesthetics to provide an extra margin of safety, especially for our older or high-risk patients. Using the most modern equipment, the patient's vital signs are monitored during all anesthetic procedures.
    
Internal medicine consults: We offer in-hospital referrals to an internal medicine specialist  who helps us with the diagnosis of more complicated cases.
   
Radiology Services:  Our on-site  X-ray equipment provides high quality radiographs to aid in the quick diagnosis of many disorders.
   
Electrocardiography Services:  We provide ECG services on-site as well as consultations with cardiology specialists.
   
Dentistry:  Our dental services include teeth cleaning, polishing,  fluoride treatment, dental X-rays, tooth extractions and minor oral surgery.
   
Laboratory:  Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, serology, and  urinalysis.  We also utilize  commercial veterinary laboratories for parasite testing,  specialized diagnostics and consultations.
    
Permanent identification: We offer  microchip identification through the AVID chip system.

    
Pharmacy:  We maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, vitamins, shampoos, flea and tick control products and heartworm preventatives to meet the needs of your pet. We also carry a full line of prescription diets  as well as regular diets.

  
Flea, Tick, and Pest Control Programs:  We provide programs for the specific needs of your pet and your own particular environmental situation. We will review with you the best ways to control fleas , ticks, mesquitos, and other health threatening pests at home and in your travels.


Dietary Counseling:  We will provide guidance regarding your pet's nutritional needs for each life stage, including dietary requirements for growth, weight maintenance and performance.

Behavioral Counseling:  We can provide advice regarding the correction of problems such as excessive barking, chewing, spraying, scratching, digging, house soiling and aggression.

 

Bathing:  Routine  bathing services are available.

Emergency Care:  Please call our main telephone number for instructions for after-hour emergencies at 688-3000.