Comprehensive Veterinary Care Options for Charlotte Dogs and Cats
Long Animal Hospital provides cutting-edge veterinary medical services that meet AAHA’s accredited standards for your healthy, sick, or injured pet. Your animal companion will always receive the gentle and compassionate care he or she deserves, whether it’s a simple vaccination or a complex surgery that requires intensive treatment. Pets in need of routine care may be seen by one of our veterinarians for individualized wellness services geared toward disease prevention and helping your pet companion live a healthy life.
Our comprehensive pet care services includes:
Dog and cat wellness—Regular checkups; vaccinations; and preventives for fleas, ticks, heartworms, and intestinal parasites/worms. Our staff will provide counseling on pet nutrition and home care to keep your companion feeling his or her best.
Acupuncture—Acupuncture is one of the oldest procedures in recorded history. Traditional Chinese medicine formed the basis of acupuncture (needling certain spots on the body regulates the flow of Qi (energy) which flows through the body nourishing the tissues and organs.
Complete veterinary diagnostics—Our state-of-the-art, in-house laboratory, digital X-ray, and advanced ultrasound allow us to evaluate your pet’s health using the most cutting-edge equipment.
Pet allergy testing for dogs and cats—Diagnosis and recommendations for home care and preventing allergic reactions in cats and dogs.
Dog and cat dentistry—Gentle cleaning procedures to keep your companion in the best of health, with the ability to perform tooth extractions and provide advanced dental care if needed.
Veterinary surgery—A full line of surgical procedures provided by our experienced veterinarians and trained surgical technicians. Our AAHA accreditation certifies that all procedures will be performed with the utmost attention to quality and the safety of your pet.
Therapeutic pet laser—Non-invasive analgesic pain relief and assistive healing through the use of safe, effective infrared light treatments.
Pet grooming and boarding— Daycare and overnight kennel accommodations are available for our canine and feline guests, and our grooming services keep your pet looking and feeling his or her best.
Pet hospice and end-of-life care—A considerate, respectful guide for times when you have to make critical decisions regarding the life of your pet, along with options for euthanasia and pet memorial services.
Our doctors’ special interests in veterinary medicine—Enable us to offer some other unique services, including advanced orthopedic surgeries, pet cancer treatments, veterinary cardiology, pet dermatology, and pet eye care.
In all that we do, it is our goal to make sure your pet is receiving the best veterinary care available. Long Animal Hospital is dedicated to maintaining and exceeding the highest standard of excellence in treating every patient. We will always consider your needs as a pet owner when seeing your companion for treatment. Please contact us with any questions or concerns regarding your pet or to schedule an appointment or visit the new clients page to learn more about our practice.
“This was my first experience with Dr. Lauren Forhecz and I was very impressed. She got down on the floor to examine with my usually anxious Beagle and it was the first time I've ever seen him bond with a vet. Just my usual comment: wish there were more holistic options. :) —Gail T.”