Services - Bigfork Animal Hospital - Bigfork, MT

Bigfork Animal Hospital

7575 MT HWY 35
Bigfork, MT 59911


Bigfork Animal Hospital - Our Veterinary Services

Because of the shorter lifespan of our pets, Bigfork Animal Hospital stresses 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 Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services:  Our hospital is equipped to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pets' complete health care needs.

Surgical Surgical Services:  Our state-of-the-art surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries including the Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO). Our surgical suite is also now equipped for minimally invasive surgery for various common surgical procedures, including ovariohysterectomy, prophylactic gastropexy, and abdominal exploration. Learn more about minimally invasive surgical techniques here.

AnesthesiaAnesthesia:  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.

Radiology Radiology and Ultrasound Services:  Our on-site, digital X-ray equipment and ultrasound provide high-quality images to aid in the quick diagnosis of many disorders.

Endoscopy Services: Our state-of-the-art endoscope can help our veterinarians visualize internal organs and body parts without invasive exploratory surgery. The endoscopy equipment allows our doctors to perform minimally invasive techniques for a variety of common surgeries, including ovariohysterectomy, prophylactic gastropexy, and abdominal exploration. Learn more about minimally invasive surgical techniques here.

Electrocardiography Electrocardiography Services:  We provide ECG services on-site as well as consultations with cardiology specialists.

DentistryDentistry:  Our dental services include teeth cleaning and polishing, dental X-rays, tooth extractions and minor oral surgery.

LaboratoryLaboratory:  Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, serology, urinalysis and parasite testing. We also utilize commercial veterinary laboratories for specialized diagnostics and consultations. Learn more about the importance of routine blood testing here.

identificationPermanent identification: We offer tattooing and microchip identification.

PharmacyPharmacy:  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.

Class IV Therapeutic Laser: Our Companion Therapy Laser has been proven to reduce pain and inflammation associated with injury and arthritis as well as stimulate healing after injury or surgery

Dietary Dietary and Behavioral Counseling:  We will provide guidance regarding your pet's nutritional needs for each life stage, including dietary requirements for growth, weight maintenance and performance. Our veterinarians can also provide advice on correcting problems such as excessive barking, chewing, spraying, scratching, digging, house soiling, and aggression.

Emergency Emergency Care:  Please call our main telephone number at (406)837-6250 for instructions for after-hour emergencies or click here for a listing of emergency f