Cats and dogs feel pain and discomfort under the same circumstances as people do. Beechwold knows that recognizing and alleviating pain in animals is the essence of good patient care, and we employ a gentle, animal-centered approach to all treatments. Just as in people, pain meds help for a less stressful recovery from surgery, dental work, and injuries. Knowing your pet and any concurrent conditions is important to choosing the best pain medication options.
Laser therapy shown above, is a great drug free way to help with healing of acute injuries as well as more chronic changes such as arthritis. Laser therapy is also a great adjunctive treatment to help other modalities work better for controlling pain.