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  • On Line Store

    Briarcrest Veterinary Care Center has its own online store! Briarcrest's on line store is open! We have partnered with VetSource to bring this service to you. You can visit the store from any page on our web site by clicking on the button in the upper right hand corner. You will find items available to you such as food, flea and tick products, and other ...

    Posted at April 10, 2018 | By : | Categories : Briarcrest | Comments Off on On Line Store
  • Holiday Gift Certificates

    Holiday Gift Idea Do you know someone that would like to have veterinary services at Briarcrest Veterinary Care Center for their pet? You can get them a gift certificate from Briarcrest in any amount! If they are a new client, you will receive a 10 dollar credit on your account. Also, the new client will receive a 10 dollar discount or a 10 percent discount on any services we provide at their first visit.  Merry Christmas ...

    Posted at December 11, 2017 | By : | Categories : Briarcrest | Comments Off on Holiday Gift Certificates
  • Allergies – New Treatments

    Allergic dermatitis or atopy is a very common disorder in dogs. The main symptom is scratching and itching. Other symptoms include paw licking and chewing, head shaking, and face rubbing. Occasionally there are respiratory signs as well. There can be secondary infections that can be quite severe. Here are some of the treatments used for this condition. Antihistamines - drugs like benadryl are commonly given by pet owners. Of all of ...

    Posted at August 10, 2017 | By : | Categories : Canine Health | Comments Off on Allergies – New Treatments
  • Leptospirosis

    Leptospirosis in Arizona With the steady increase in the number of dogs diagnosed in Arizona with Leptospirosis, we wanted to give you the most up-to-date information available. Leptospirosis is a flu-like illness caused by bacteria that can affect people and animals, including dogs.  It is spread through contact with infected urine, water or wet soil contaminated with urine. On Wednesday May 31, we confirmed a case of Leptospirosis at Briarcrest Veterinary Care Center.  The owner indicated that she ...

    Posted at June 1, 2017 | By : | Categories : Canine Health | Comments Off on Leptospirosis
  • Specialty Surgery Now Available

    Briarcrest Veterinary Care Center prides itself on offering advanced medicine and surgery such as ultrasound, endoscopy, orthopedics, etc. Go to advanced medicine and advanced surgery to learn more. There are times when we need to refer our patients to a specialist for certain things. Examples of this are complex surgeries and cancer treatments. We now have the ability to have a board certified surgical specialist come to Briarcrest to perform surgeries needing specialized equipment and expertise. Dr. ...

    Posted at May 2, 2017 | By : | Categories : Briarcrest | Comments Off on Specialty Surgery Now Available
  • Dental Discounts Extended!

    Dental discounts have been extended through March!!! February is National Pet Dental Health Month We are offering a 20 percent discount on all professional dental cleanings during the month! Many of our patients take advantage of our annual Health Screen and Wellness programs. These patients often need dental care and we always offer them ...

    Posted at February 21, 2017 | By : | Categories : Dental Health | Comments Off on Dental Discounts Extended!
  • February is Pet Dental Health Month

    February is National Pet Dental Health Month We are offering a 20 percent discount on all professional dental cleanings during the month! Many of our patients take advantage of our annual Health Screen and Wellness programs. These patients often need dental care and we always offer them a 15% discount on their dental cleaning. These owners also save money because ...

    Posted at January 10, 2017 | By : | Categories : Dental Health | Comments Off on February is Pet Dental Health Month