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..

Fond Farewell to Dr. B

 It is with a profound sense of loss that I bid my friend and colleague, Jeannette Barkhurst a fond farewell from HDV. For the past 13 years she has dedicated her considerable skills and compassion to our patients, clients and practice. In so many ways, she has upheld the highest standards of the veterinary profession, and has greatly contributed to the success and good reputation HDV enjoys in the Central Oregon community. We are diminished by her loss.

Office Hours and Services

Office Hours:  Monday: 8AM - 5PM  Tuesday: 8AM - 6PM  Wednesday: 8AM - 5PM  Thursday: 8AM - 6PM  Friday: Closed  Saturday: Closed  Sunday: Closed

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