The Animal Hospital of High Park is equipped to produce and interpret digital radiographs, including dental radiographs, of any size of pet on site. Digital radiographs are fast, and require less radiation in comparison to traditional film x-ray methods.
In veterinary medicine, radiographs are extremely helpful in evaluating a myriad of medical problems. Some examples are heart and respiratory problems, mobility issues and assessing for the risk of future arthritis in your pet’s joints, and of course to help look for that “missing dog toy”. In certain cases, we would require to sedate your pet to help them be calm and happy, in order to get a non-blurry diagnostic image.