Special Care

For special pets.

We offer the following services below for your pet. Please contact us at 907-745-3219 if you have questions.


Wellness Exams

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Preventative Medicine

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Puppy and Kitten Care

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Health Exams

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Surgery Services

Our state-of-the-art surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of surgical procedures.
Click here to learn about the procedures we offer.
If there is a surgery we are unable to perform, or a more advanced orthopedic/soft tissue surgery, we are happy to schedule procedures with Dr. Nelson Priddy of Alaska Mobile Veterinary Surgery or Dr. Vanessa Serratore of Thrive Veterinary Surgery.


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We are PROUD and EXCITED to work with many local, traveling specialists who partner with us to see your pet and perform procedures at Palmer Veterinary Clinic. This partnership allows our staff to work hand in hand with these specialists to provide the best, accessible care for your pet. You and your pet can continue to feel comfortable in our hospital and with our staff.
Orthopedic and Advanced Soft Tissue Surgeries:
Dr. Nelson Priddy, Board-Certified Surgeon – Alaska Mobile Veterinary Surgery
Dr. Vanessa Serratore, Residency-Trained Surgeon – Thrive Veterinary Surgery
Dr. Dawn Webber, Board-Certified Cardiologist – Arctic Echoes Veterinary Cardiology
Dr. Cynthia Collins, Radiology Resident/General Practitioner – Alpine Veterinary Ultrasound
We are also happy to refer patients to other specialists in the area if we are unable to schedule your pet with one of our partners above.
If you would like to schedule a consult with a specialist, please call our clinic at 907-745-3219.


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We offer microchip identification.

Oral Health Care

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Our dental services include teeth cleaning and polishing, dental X-rays, tooth extractions and minor oral surgery.

Diagnostic Services

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Our hospital is equipped to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pets’ complete health care needs.


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Our on-site, modern X-ray equipment provides high quality radiographs to aid in the quick diagnosis of many disorders.

Laser Therapy

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Senior Care

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Behavioral Counseling

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

Dietary Counseling

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We will provide guidance regarding your pet’s nutritional needs for each life stage, including  dietary requirements for growth, weight maintenance and performance.


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We maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, vitamins, shampoos, flea and tick  control products and heartworm preventatives to meet the needs of your pet. We also carry a full line of prescription diets.

Emergency Care

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We are trained to treat emergency situations for dogs and cats. For after hours instructions, please call our main phone number at (907)745-3219.

Health Certificates

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Often times, in order to travel with your pet to different interstate and international localities, you are required to obtain a health certificate for your dog or cat. We are licensed to offer these certificates, and can help you determine exactly what needs to be done for the particular location you are traveling to.

Euthanasia/Cremation Services

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