at the Crossroads is proud to provide a full compliment of services for animal
care from bathing to the availability of veterinary specialists when additional
expertise is needed.
Our services include:
When the office is closed, we refer to Pet Specialists of Monterey.
Our hospital maintains an extensive and complete diagnostic center with
the ability to conduct a large variety of tests in a short time. We also
maintain a close relationship with a national diagnostic service to
provide more complex tests and consultation with veterinary specialists.
Dental Services. Our
new and innovative dental suite allows us to provide the state-of-the-art
in animal dental health care.
Radiology Services. In
addition to the standard diagnostic radiology services, we are also able
to offer ultrasound services. Available to us are radiology specialists
with ultrasound diagnostics. Plus, a cardiologist with an expertise in
Surgical Services. All
the doctors on staff provide the general surgical services. But in
addition, when a surgical need is presented we are able to provide a
veterinary surgical specialist with the surgery being done in our
In addition to the echocardiography services, we are in association with a
national group of cardiologists that not only can complete
electrocardiographs for us, but also consult with our doctors on your pet's
Endoscopy services are available when that
special diagnostic procedure is needed. This is accomplished with our own
Bathing and Grooming. Included
in our hospital are bathing services for both dogs and cats with an
experienced, well trained staff.
House Calls. For those
unable to come to the hospital, we are able to come to your home. If you
are housebound, your pet is unable to move, or you have a large group of
animals, we are able and willing to come to you.
Pick-Up and Delivery.
If you prefer, we can pick up your pets and deliver them to you after
treatment. Arrangements can be made with just a phone call.
Sunday Hours. In order
to provide additional service, we have recently added a few hours on
Sunday when the office will be open and available for the needs of our
clients and the patients. These available hours are flexible, but a phone
call will provide information of availability.
Services. In addition to the services provided by in-hospital
specialist, we maintain close relationships with several animal specialty
services in Northern California and at the VeterinarySchool in Davis,
Network. Staying current in veterinary medicine and being able to
consult and interact with colleagues and specialists across the country
and around the world is an additional service we are able to provide
through this international computer network of veterinarians, educators
Boarding Services. For
those clients needing care for their pets while gone, we have a full staff
available seven days a week to look after your pet. Inpatient care charges
are calculated per CALENDAR DAY, not per 24 hours. Upon entrance, animals
checking in after are
given a half-day discount. Animals discharged before are also given a half-day discount. Proof
of vaccinations must be provided for ALL
animals admitted. For boarding purposes we only recognize vaccinations
that have been given by a licensed veterinarian and the FD/FVRC and DHLPP
must be annual, not a 3-year vaccine. Vaccines may not be mandatory for
senior pets who have regular vaccinations.
However, an examination will be necessary for our doctor to determine
Cats: FD/DVRC yearly and current Rabies
Dogs: DHLPP yearly and current Rabies, Bordetella
and Parvo both every 6 months
Cats, Birds, and
Dogs: 0-49 pounds $24.00
Over 50 pounds $26.00
Clients boarding their pets with us for the first time are
asked to prepay upon entrance. Please bring proof of vaccinations with you, or
to save yourself time during check-in you may fax it in advance to (831) 624-6601
. All animals are fed Iams Low Residue dry food. If your pet is on a special diet, please bring it
with you. Our hospital supplies food bowls, bedding, toys and our own leashes.
If you bring your own items from home you will be asked to take them with you
upon entrance. We do not want to inadvertently lose your belongings. Please do
not bring pig ears, rawhides, cow hooves, bones or any other “treats” for your
pet that could be a potential choking hazard. If your pet is taking medication
please remember to bring it along. It is also helpful to have a printed medical
history for us with the name of medication and dose. There is an additional
charge for any medications administered or other treatments performed during
the animal’s stay. Admittance or release of an animal by someone other than the
owner must be authorized by the owner
at the Crossroads. For reservations or more information please call (831) 624-0131 or (800) 995-1485.
The Animal Hospital at the Crossroads
Three The Crossroads, Carmel, CA 93923-8612
(831) 624-0131 Fax: (831) 624-6601