Ark Veterinary Associates

907 East Kansas Ave
Arkansas city, KS 67005



Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services: 

Surgical Services:  Our state-of-the-art surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of soft tissue and orthopedic surgical procedures.  Our doctors are required to attend rigorous continuing education that enables them to provide the most up to date surgical procedures for your pets.

Anesthesia:  We utilize the safest available anesthetics (including sevofluorane) to provide that extra margin of safety, especially for our older or high risk patients. Using the most modern equipment, the patient's vital signs are monitored during all anesthetic procedures.

Radiology Services:  Our on-site, modern X-ray equipment provides high quality radiographs to aid in the diagnosis of many disorders.  Our technical staff has many years of experience in order to make the process for your pet a comfortable and efficient one.  In addition, we have telemedicine capabilities that enable other specialists around the United States to consult with us on difficult cases.

Electrocardiography Services:  We provide ECG services on-site as well as consultations with cardiology specialists when needed.

Laboratory:  Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, serology, urinalysis and parasite testing. We also utilize offsite commercial veterinary laboratories for specialized diagnostics and consultations with clinical pathologists when needed.

Pharmacy:  We maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, vitamins, shampoos and heartworm preventatives to meet the needs of your pet.

Dentistry:  Our dental services include teeth cleaning and polishing, dental X-rays, tooth extractions, oral surgery and preventative education to keep your pet as healthy as possible.

Individualized Flea Control Programs:  We develop programs for the specific needs of your pet and your own particular environmental situation. We will review with you the best ways to control fleas in your house, in your yard and on your pet.

Dietary Counseling:  We will provide guidance regarding your pet's nutritional needs for each life stage, including dietary requirements for growth, weight maintenance and performance.  We carry a full line of general and disease specific diets in house that are tailored to each of your own special pets.

Behavioral Counseling:  We can provide advice regarding the correction of problems such as excessive barking, chewing, spraying, scratching, digging, house soiling and aggression.

Boarding:  We provide pet boarding as a service to our clients. All boarders receive personal attention from our caring staff. Pets may be dropped off and picked up during regular business hours Monday through Saturday and with more than a 3 night stay will receive a complimentary bath before going home.

Grooming & Bathing:  Our professional grooming staff can give your pet the perfect look. Cats and Dogs alike can benefit from regular scheduled grooming. Routine and therapeutic bathing services are also available.

Emergency Care:  Our doctors are on call and available for after hours emergencies. Please call our main telephone number for instructions on how to reach our on call Doctor.

Referral Services:  We pride ourselves on the ability to diagnose and treat most conditions.  However, we also recognize when the needs of your pet's problem outway our capabilities here.  For that reason, we rely on a a vast network of specialists that we can consult with in order to provide your pet with the upmost care.  Referrals are made in consultation with our clients in making the decision of the needs for their pet.