Emergency & Critical Care

The healthcare providers at High Desert Veterinary have an exceptional depth of experience in dealing with medical crisis, trauma and critical care situations. Our hospital is well equipped for rapid diagnostics and monitoring, and we can also provide appropriate follow-up care, whether it be medical or surgical.

Pet Dentistry

We offer teeth cleaning and polish prophylaxis, oral surgery, extractions and periodontal treatment.

Puppy Care

Our Healthy Puppy Program is designed to provide maximum protection against canine viruses that commonly affect puppies in our area.

Ligament Surgical Repair

The Cranial Cruciate Ligament (a.k.a. Anterior Cruciate Ligament in human anatomic terms) is a cable-like structure that connects the Femur (upper long bone of the hind limb) with the Tibia (lower long bone of the hind limb) and is located within the stifle (knee) joint.  The function of the CCL is to resist Cranial Tibial Thrust (the forward movement of the tibia relative to the femur).  Injury to the CCL is one of the most common orthopedic injuries in dogs and cats, and can be caused in many ways


Latest News..

Heartworm explained

Since spring has arrived, you might be thinking about traveling with your dog.  If your travel route will take you out of the Central Oregon area, then you might need to plan ahead so that you can get heartworm preventative.

Leptospirosis, a Zoonotic Disease

Leptospirosis is caused by a bacteria, and this disease that was once considered only a concern in rural areas has now moved into urban and suburban America. Climate change could be an underlying cause of this spread.  Warm, moist environments are prime conditions for the bacteria.  This organism can live in soil and water for months.  

High Desert Veterinary

Since 1986 High Desert Veterinary has been dedicated to upholding the highest standards and traditions of veterinary practice.

We're dedicated to providing the best in animal health care through state-of-the-art knowledge and technology, combined with experience, practicality and informed client participation.

Our Practice Philosophy...

We place a high priority on employing the latest in veterinary medical advancements, particularly where they provide safer, less-invasive, more rapid and accurate solutions to animal health problems.  We place an even higher priority on using our practical experience with credibility, common sense, integrity and compassion.

In this way we uphold the finest tradition of the “Country Vets” that came before us.

Our Business Philosophy...

We do not perceive the delivery of veterinary healthcare as a commodity subject to merchandising.  That’s why you will not see us offer coupons, advertised discounts or other marketing gimmicks designed to get you in the door.

We are here to provide the best in healthcare anytime you need it, with the guarantee that we will do this in the most cost-effective manner possible, all of the time.

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You can say any foolish thing to a dog, and the dog will give you this look,  that says, “My God, you’re right!  I never would’ve thought of that !”

- Dave Berry