Ian is an otherwise healthy and happy pup who has a history of ear infections, and was also diagnosed with an umbilical hernia at a young age. During one of his puppy visits at about 6 months of age, his owner was counseled to consider having Ian neutered.
Removal of umbilical hernia
IV catheter placement – $40
IV fluids – $50
Fluid pump – $25
Anesthesia – $125
Castration – canine 68 lbs. – $100
Umbilical Hernia – $75
Medical Pet Shirt – $28
Carprofen 100mg tablets (analgesic/pain relief) – $13.80
Microchip implantation – $25
TOTAL COST: $481.80
Ian was doing very well when he came in for his post-op visit to have his sutures removed.
Ian’s story is shared with permission from his owner.
Ian’s story is posted by Suzanne Cannon on behalf of Jarrettsville Veterinary Center.