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American Veterinary Hospital

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8106 Kelley Dr # C
Stockton, CA 95209
Phone: (209) 473-8387
Fax: 209-473-8162

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Monday7:00am7:00pm
Tuesday7:00am7:00pm
Wednesday7:00am7:00pm
Thursday7:00am7:00pm
Friday7:00am7:00pm
Saturday7:00am4:00pm
SundayBy Appt only
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Dog & Cat Ear Examinations

American Veterinary Hospital offers full ear exams for your dog or cat.  Ear conditions can lead to pain and discomfort for your pet.  If you see your pet scratching its ears erratically, rubbing their ears against objects (such as floors, walls, or furniture), or similar behavior, your pet could have a serious issue.  We help determine these causes and provide a long term solution. 

The first step in understanding any pet health issue is to gather data.  This is done by a full examination with the use of an otoscope.  Here we can see the full length of the ear canal and ear drum, and discover information that is needed for the diagnosis.  Often the pain is too great for the pet while we perform this examination.  Therefore; anesthesia or sedation may be required.  Sometimes additional tests are needed.  We check for additional causes, such as bacteria, inflammation, and mites. 

In most cases your pet's treatment will be minor, as minor infections and foreign objects are often the culprit.  In other circumstances, it could be more serious, such as tumors, or ear mites.  Whatever the case, American Veterinary Hospital will provide your pet with the utmost care.  

Here is a list of symptoms to watch for from your pet: 

  • Rubbing of the ear on floors or furniture
  • Scratching of the ear or area around the ear
  • Ear discharge
  • Ear Odor
  • Redness in the ear
  • Swelling in and around the ear
  • Head shaking or head tilt
  • Loss of balance
  • Unusual eye movements
  • Hearing loss

Call us today to talk to a specialist and get your pet the care it deserves. 209-473-8387

Exclusive Offer

New patients receive 50% OFF First Exam  (a $20 value).

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Services We strive to provide complete care for our patients. Learn more about all the services we provide. Make An Appointment We will do our best to accommodate your busy schedule. Schedule an appointment today! Online Forms Our patient forms are available online so they can be completed in the convenience of your own home or office.

Please eveyone listen to me!! This is the best Vet you will ever have for your babies!!! (and yes I mean animals). This Vet has saved my dogs numerous times and has always been there for me whenever I needed them..

- Midge P. / Stockton, CA

Office Hours

DayOpenClose
Monday7:00am7:00pm
Tuesday7:00am7:00pm
Wednesday7:00am7:00pm
Thursday7:00am7:00pm
Friday7:00am7:00pm
Saturday7:00am4:00pm
SundayBy Appt only

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