At Community Animal Hospital, you can trust that your pets are in great hands. Our compassionate, skillful staff is here to help when you need us most.
Veterinary Services in Pocatello, ID
Dental or periodontal disease is one of the most common diseases affecting our companion animals. It can cause signs ranging from bad breath to infection, inflammation, difficulty eating, and severe pain. At Community Animal Hospital, we believe that top-notch dental care is an important part of your pet’s long-term health.
At Community Animal Hospital, we understand how important your pet is. We offer full-service boarding for dogs, cats, and small mammals at our facility. Our cat ward has been recently updated with luxurious condo-style kennels to give your feline friend a better stay.
Dr. Alpert has a strong interest in canine reproduction and experience in advanced canine reproductive techniques. Some of the canine reproductive services offered at Community Animal Hospital include artificial insemination, ultrasound, whelping assistance, and more.
Pet Internal Medicine
The Community Animal Hospital team is experienced in treating a wide variety of disorders–ranging from immune-mediated blood disorders, kidney failure, diabetes mellitus, Addison’s disease, Cushing’s disease, hypoparathyroidism, and Fanconi’s syndrome to name a few.
Pet Laboratory Services
Our hospital has a fully equipped laboratory to quickly meet most routine and emergency needs. We routinely perform the following in-house tests: Complete Blood Cell Counts, Blood Chemistry, Electrolytes/Blood Gas, Urinalysis, Fecal testing, Heartworm testing, Feline Leukemia/AIDs testing, Parvo testing, & Vaginal Cytology.
To aid in diagnosing your pet we employ a radiology (x-ray) machine. We are able to image most areas of your pet’s body, and can also perform contrast studies if more advanced imaging techniques are necessary. Most radiographs are interpreted by one of our veterinarians.
A wide variety of surgeries are performed by the doctors of Community Animal Hospital, ranging from routine spays and neuters to more complicated soft tissue and orthopedic procedures. Should your pet require it, we have an excellent relationship with the board-certified surgeons at WestVet in Boise, ID.
Pet Laser Therapy
Community Animal Hospital is now home to a brand new Companion Animal Therapy Laser! These Class IV lasers use state-of-the-art technology to provide your pet needed relief from pain for a variety of disorders. It also speeds the healing process, so your pet can get feeling better quicker!
Pet End-Of-Life Care
We at Community Animal Hospital realize that your pet is more than just an animal: he/she is a vital and important part of the family. When you lose your most beloved companion, it brings out feelings that can be very difficult to deal with. The unique and lasting bond between you and your pet deserves very special treatment.
Pet Regenerative Medicine
Regenerative medicine is a fascinating new field of medicine that aims to use and enhance the body’s natural ability to heal itself. The use of multi-potent stem cells, which can differentiate into a range of cell types and so enable the repair, regeneration, and enhanced function of damaged or diseased tissue, has been a major emphasis.
Pet Wellness Care
At Community Animal Hospital, we believe annual wellness care is imperative to keeping your pet happy and healthy! Your pet’s health is important and preventive care is necessary. We recommend wellness exams, keeping your pets on a vaccination schedule, and working with us on all facets of wellness care.