A Veterinarian For Your Rabbit

If you've taken your rabbit to a veterinarian claiming to be able to treat rabbits, but doesn't treat yours appropriately, you can file a complaint with the Board of Veterinary Medicine. Find low cost spays and neuters here From a medical point of view, rabbits are considered "exotics". Only specially trained veterinarians are able to treat them correctly. Many cat and dog veterinarians have inadvertently killed rabbits while attempting treatment, so you must be very careful about whom you...
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Possible Emergency Rabbit Veterinarians

If you've taken your rabbit to a veterinarian claiming to be able to treat rabbits, but doesn't treat yours appropriately, you can file a complaint with the Board of Veterinary Medicine. Find low cost spays and neuters here Always call to see if there is a rabbit-savvy vet available before you go. "If a vet says that they can see your rabbit, ask them to be specific about their experience treating rabbits." After all, anyone with eyes can SEE your rabbit. Sadly, in some cases, that is a...
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Non-Emergency Rabbit Veterinarians

If you've taken your rabbit to a veterinarian claiming to be able to treat rabbits, but doesn't treat yours appropriately, you can file a complaint with the Board of Veterinary Medicine. Find low cost spays and neuters here and here Aurora: Monique Weldon,DVM Loving Family Animal Hospital www.loving-family-vet.com/ 14605 E. Arapahoe Rd. Suite H Aurora, CO 80016 303-680-5050 Basalt: Liz Kremzier Avian and Exotic Veterinary Service 180 Fiou Lane, Suite 101 Basalt, CO 81621 970-927-4146 fax: 9...
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Board Complaint Process

Complaint Process Many veterinarians claim they can treat rabbits and then don't treat them appropriately. If you encounter such a situation, we suggest you file a complaint with the Board of Veterinary Medicine Generally, a complaint results in the veterinarian being required to take a certain number of hours of education on rabbits, so it becomes a win-win for everyone.
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A Guide to Having Your Rabbit Safely Neutered

A Guide to Having Your Rabbit Safely Neutered There are a wide variety of charges for a rabbit spay or neuter. Before deciding who to use,  find out what the differences are in the care your rabbit will get.  Specifically: • Is a thorough "exotic exam" done? If not, is any kind of exam done?• Is pre-anesthetic blood-work done?• Is the anesthetic used injected, or is it a gas (which is much safer)?• Is the rabbit intubated (a breathing tube placed)?• Is a vet tech monitoring the rabbit's vita...
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