717-334-2177

996 Old Harrisburg Rd.,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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Animal Hospital in Gettysburg PA

Cardiology

Heart Health for Dogs and Cats

Just like humans, heart health is important to dogs and cats. Your pet might be born with a heart defect or develop a heart condition during his/her lifetime. Breed plays a part in cardiac health. We diagnose and treat a variety of heart conditions. Our veterinarians believe that dogs and cats with heart disease can live long, happy lives. Our services include diagnosis and management of all types of cardiovascular problems including congenital and acquired heart diseases, arrhythmias, congestive heart failure and much, more.

Examples of cardiac conditions evaluated and treated:

  • Evaluation of murmurs
  • Cough/labored breathing evaluation

Geriatric exams

Pre-anesthetic evaluation

  • Diagnosis and management of valvular disease
  • Diagnosis and management of cardiomyopathies
  • Diagnosis and management of congenital heart disease
  • Diagnosis and treatment of heartworm disease
  • Management and treatment of congestive heart failure
  • Hypertension evaluation and treatment
  • Arrhythmia evaluation and treatment
  • Fainting and weakness evaluation and management

There are some clinical signs of cardiac problems in your dog or cat, such as:

  • Weight loss
  • Coughing or labored breathing
  • Fluid in the lungs and/or abdomen
  • Exercise intolerance
  • Fainting

Please give us a call if your dog or cat is exhibiting any of these symptoms or if you have any questions or concerns about your pet.