Illness Care

  • Pain Relief and Healing

    Veterinary patients feel pain and discomfort just like people do. We are skilled at recognizing and alleviating pain in animals – the essence of good patient care. We are one…

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    Blood Transfusions

    We maintain an emergency supply of blood for all types of pets. Blood is collected from donor pets that live with their owners and all blood is carefully screened for…

  • Euthanasia Services

    Saying goodbye to a long-time friend is painful. We work with pet owners to ensure their pet’s comfort and dignity. Services include taking care of the remains as directed by…

  • Radiology (X-rays)

    Radiology, or X-rays, helps our veterinarians evaluate muscular-skeletal, cardiovascular (cardiopulmonary), gastrointestinal, reproductive and urinary systems. At Briarcliff Animal Clinic, we use state-of-the-art digital radiology that emits less radiation and provides…

  • Dermatology (Skin)

    Skin problems are common in dogs and cats and can be caused by hormonal disorders, allergies, infections, or parasites such as fleas and mites. These issues can be particularly difficult…

  • Endoscopy

    This minimally invasive procedure allows a veterinarian to see inside a pet’s body and, when necessary, take biopsies (tissue samples) without having to perform surgery. Endoscopy is commonly used to…

  • Cardiology (Heart)

    Although heart problems are found more often in older pets, these conditions can affect pets at any age. Heart disease is usually a life-threatening condition, but early diagnosis and appropriate…

  • Tonometry

    It is crucial for your pet’s vision that we detect and treat glaucoma and other problems with intraocular pressure (pressure within the eye) as quickly as possible. We can test…

  • Ultrasonography

    This non-invasive, state-of-the-art technology uses sound waves to painlessly examine specific internal organs, primarily the heart and abdominal organs. Pregnancy exams are also available via ultrasound.  

  • Endocrinology (Hormones)

    Identifying endocrine problems as early as possible is important in dogs and cats. These serious, potentially life-threatening conditions are much more manageable when caught early, allowing us to begin proper…