Valley Emergency Pet Care

180 Fiou Lane, Ste. 101
Basalt, CO 81621


Internal Medicine

Our small animal internal medicine service offers specialized knowledge, advanced diagnostics, therapeutic procedures, and a high level of experience with treatment and management of a variety of internal medicine disorders of cats and dogs.

Procedures offered are:

  • Non-invasive diagnostic procedures such as:







  • Feeding tube placement
  • Joint fluid retrieval
  • Bone marrow aspiration and core biopsy
  • Fluid retrieval from the chest, abdomen and pericardial sac

Additional Services include:

  • Interpretation of abnormal laboratory data in light of the patient's history and physical exam findings.
  • Assisting referring veterinarians reach a diagnosis for patients with difficult or multiple medical issues.
  • Diagnosing and managing patients with chronic vomiting and/or diarrhea; chronic skin problems; chronic urinary tract issues; chronic cough/sneeze or nasal discharge; liver, kidney or pancreatic disease; heart or lung disease; anemia and low platelets.
  • Managing dogs and cats with thyroid, adrenal, parathyroid disorders.
  • Managing immune mediated/autoimmune diseases in dogs and cats.
  • Managing and helping to regulate difficult diabetic patients.
  • Making recommendations and performing chemotherapy for patients with cancer.