Here at ASCS, we are known for treating companion animals such as dogs and cats, but many of you may also be aware of our long standing relationship with the Woodland Park Zoo. When they have a case that needs our attention, we are always happy to help out. Even if that case involves a 275 pound gorilla!
When Jamoke, a... Read More
In Celebration of Our Veterinary Technicians
The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) has proclaimed October 15-21, 2017, to be Veterinary Technician Week. Here at Animal Surgical Clinic in Seattle, we can’t think of a better opportunity to give you a glimpse into the role of a... Read More
Have you ever heard of Courthouse Dogs Foundation? The practice of using assistance and off duty police dogs during the process of gathering evidence, depositions and courtroom testimonials, has been around since the late 1990’s. The presence of the dogs in such situations is used to assuage the fears of some of the most... Read More
September is Animal Pain Awareness Month: Is Your Pet In Pain?
If you think you’d know if your pet was in pain, you might want to think again. While acute pain often manifests itself with obvious signals like whimpering, yelping, or lameness, signs of chronic pain can be much more subtle and difficult to... Read More
June is National Zoo and Aquarium Month! Don't let the summer slip by without exploring the zoos and aquariums in your area. These institutions, accredited by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA), are dedicated to providing proper care and environment for a multitude of animal species as well as ensuring their... Read More