• Arthritis

    The most common type of arthritis is osteoarthritis which can be due to wear and tear on joints from over use, aging, injury, or from an unstable joint such as which occurs with a ruptured ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) in the knee. The chronic form of this disease is called degenerative joint disease

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  • Ruptured Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL)

    The rupture of the cruciate ligament is the most common knee injury in the dog. This injury has two common presentations. One is the young athletic dog playing roughly who acutely ruptures the ligament and is non-weight bearing on the affected hind leg. The second presentation is the older, overweight

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  • Luxating Patella

    Luxating patella is a condition where the kneecap (patella) moves out of its normal position. Luxating patella is one of the most common knee joint abnormalities of dogs, but it is only occasionally seen in cats. It may affect one or both of the knees. In some cases it moves (luxates) towards the inside

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  • Hip Dysplasia

    Hip dysplasia is a congenital disease that, in its more severe form, can eventually cause lameness and painful arthritis of the joints. It is caused by a combination of genetic and environmental factors. It can be found in many animals and, rarely, humans, but is common in many dog breeds, particularly

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Announcement:

Beginning Wednesday, July 8th, Dr Forsse will be out on medical leave until Tuesday, August 17th. The hospital will be open for the rest of the month of July on Tuesday through Friday with relief veterinarians. We apologize as there will be limited scheduling during this time. Mondays, the building will be closed to the public, however, staff will be available to answer calls, take medication refill requests, and schedule appointments. Again, we apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

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Mountain View Animal Hospital Hours

First Appointment at 8:15 am

By Appointment Only

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

On call emergency services available

Walk In Availability is not Guaranteed as we are a Single Doctor Practice, Please Call Ahead

Beginning Wednesday, July 8th, Dr. Forsse will be out on medical leave until Tuesday, August 17th. The hospital will be open for the rest of the month of July on Tuesday through Friday with relief veterinarians. We apologize as there will be limited scheduling during this time. Mondays, the building will be closed to the public, however, staff will be available to answer calls, take medication refill requests, and schedule appointments. Again, we apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.