Post-Surgery Information

Dogs

Skin sutures have not been used.
Suture removal is not required.
Your dog may be unsteady on his or her legs tonight.

Please follow instructions below
• Feed a small meal tonight and return to normal diet tomorrow.
• Restrict activity to leash walks for the next 7 days.
• Do not bathe for the next 7 days.

Please notify your regular veterinarian if any of the following:
• Loss of appetite for more than two days
• Weakness or pain
• Vomiting after the first 24 hours following surgery.
• Diarrhea for more than 24 hours. 
• Discharge from incision
• Concerns about incisions

Cats

Skin sutures have not been used.
Suture removal is not required.
Your cat may be unsteady on his or her legs tonight.

Please follow instructions below
• Return to normal diet and feeding schedule.
• Keep your cat indoors for the next 7 days.
• Do not bathe your cat for the next 7 days.

Please notify your regular veterinarian if any of the following:
• Loss of appetite for more than two days
• Weakness or pain
• Vomiting after the first 24 hours following surgery.
• Diarrhea for more than 24 hours.  
• Discharge from incision
• Concerns about incisions