Does My Pet Need A Pre-Anesthetic Blood Screen?

At Sault Ste. Marie Animal Clinic, safety is our top priority when giving pets a general anesthetic or performing surgery.  One of the best ways we can minimize the risks involved is to perform a Pre-Anesthetic Blood Screen (PABS).   This simple blood test can help confirm that your pet’s internal organs are functioning properly.  Since your pet’s spaying or neutering is likely the first time your pet will undergo general anesthesia, it is an ideal time to have a PABS done.  All pets over the age of six or seven years of age will require a PABS prior to surgery.


Please feel free to call us at 705-759-8888 for more information or to schedule an appointment

About Our Clinic

Sault Ste. Marie Animal Clinic is a fully equipped, full service small animal hospital located at 884 Third Line East, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario...
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Location Hours
Monday8:00am – 6:00pm
Tuesday8:00am – 6:00pm
Wednesday8:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday8:00am – 6:00pm
Friday8:00am – 5:00pm

For after hours emergency service please call 705-759-8888

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