24 hour compassionate veterinary care at our animal hospital
Vet Cross Animal Hospital at Bundaberg is AVA Certified and offers top quality, progressive, 24 hour emergency veterinary care in an understanding and compassionate environment. Our facilities can handle any emergency or illness, so you have peace of mind knowing we’re always here to help.
For any emergency just call your Vet Cross Clinic to be immediately transferred to our 24 hour emergency hospital.
Vet Cross, an AVA Certified Animal Hospital
Surgical Suite – A modern veterinary surgery theatre
If your pet or animal requires surgery it will be performed by caring professional veterinarians in our Surgical Suite. A fully equipped, modern, surgical and orthopaedic theatre our Surgical Suite is a closed sterile area at all times. During surgery personnel is restricted to the operating surgeon, the anesthetist and the nurse who constantly monitors the patient.
We use the latest monitoring devices to enhance safety with oxometers to measure oxygenation, pulse and body temperature and apalerts to monitor respiratory rates.
We have immediate access to blood transfusions and plasma transfusions should these be necessary and stock sufficient quantities of antivenene for all common snakes in our area. We also have supplies of Tick anti serum.
Other equipment includes an ECG Monitor to detect and monitor heart disease and a Fibre-Optic Endoscope to enable detailed internal examinations without surgery. This is commonly used to detect and remove bones, rubber balls and anything else a dog has accidentally swallowed!
Compassionate and professional veterinarians, a modern theatre and constant monitoring ensure your pet or animal is in safe hands at all times.
Digital X-Ray – Digital X Ray to assist veterinary diagnosis
Our state-of-the-art digital radiology equipment provides superior quality images within minutes.
The fine quality of images show greater detail which in turn enhances reading and diagnosing. Images can be viewed anywhere in the clinic and can also be emailed immediately to other hospitals or specialists centres.
We also offer ultrasound for imaging areas such as the abdomen, tendons ,and chest. Pregnancy ultrasounds can also be performed on dogs, cats, horses, cattle and alpacas with results immediately available.
Dentistry – Veterinary dental care for your pet or animal
Does your pet or animal have a sore tooth or bad breath?
We have up to date dental equipment for small animals and routinely perform dental procedures such as ultrasonic scale and polish of dirty teeth and tooth extractions of more severely affected teeth.
Our Equine Dental Service includes a self contained mobile crush which allows us to service areas where there are limited facilities such as water or electricity.