Caring in all shapes and sizes
Before & After Surgery Info

Pre-Surgery Instructions
  • No food after Midnight the night before your surgery; water is fine
  • Drop-off is 7:30-8:00am
  • Cats must be in a carrier or live trap
  • All dogs must be secured on a leash; please leave dogs in your vehicle to check-in.
  • You may be waiting outside as our lobby is very small. Please dress appropriately for the weather and be patient with our staff while we check each patient in the order of arrival.


Pick-Up Instructions
  • All animals can be picked up between 4-5pm; we cannot hold animals overnight.
  • Your animal may be ready to go home sooner and we will call you if it is.


After Your Surgery
  • You may call for a recheck within 2 weeks of your surgery date
  • For after hours questions, or emergencies, you are advised to contact your regular veterinarian or the Southwest Michigan Animal Emergency Hospital at 269-381-5228. They are located at 104 W. Cork Street near the corner of E Cork and S Burdick. Click here for Google Map