413 Marianville Rd, Aston, PA 19014

Veterinary Services in Aston, PA


Medical Services

Laser Therapy on a Dog | Aston, PA | Pennell Veterinary Clinic
Physical Exams: Complete physical exams are performed on all cases, allowing us to pinpoint problems and spot danger signs. This is the time to ask any questions that you may have concerning your pet.

Surgery: Surgical procedures are performed under gas or injectable anesthesia. Cardiac and respiratory monitors are used to alert us to any anesthetic complications that may arise.

Radiology: A brand new state of the art digital X-ray machine was installed in Sept. 2006. This machine rapidly produces digital quality images to aid in the diagnosis of your pets ailment or injury.

MLS Laser Therapy: Cutting edge laser therapy is available for a wide range of conditions.
Dentistry: General prophylaxis and oral surgery are done under the same anesthetic and monitoring systems as any other surgical procedure. Advanced dental procedures such as root canals and restorations are referred to board certified veterinary dentists in our area.

Cardiology: In-house ECGs and chest x-rays are performed to rapidly diagnose and treat heart disease. When more advanced diagnostics are required, such as echocardiology and or doppler, referrals are made to cardiologists in our area.
Intensive Care: When necessary, intensive care services are referred to local specialty practices where 24 hour monitoring can be conducted by trained personnel.

Laboratory: Routine lab work, such as fecal exams, heartworm tests, urinalysis, as well as complete blood workups, are don in-house, usually while you wait. A few tests are done off-site and results are generally available the following morning.

Referral Services: Knowing one's own limitations is an important part of day-to-day life. Whenever necessary, veterinary specialists may be called upon to aid in the diagnosis and/or treatment of your pet's condition. These specialists are located within our local area.
Sleeping Puppy and kitten | Aston, PA | Pennell Veterinary Clinic
Doctor's Hours: Doctor's hours are on an appointment basis. Please try to be on time for appointments so that we may keep waiting time to a minimum. If emergencies occur, they will be handled on a priority basis. You're understanding in these situations is greatly appreciated.

Elective Surgery: Elective surgery (i.e. spays, castrations, dewclaws and dentistries) are on an appointment basis. Please call 7-10 days in advance for scheduling.

Food should be withheld after 6:00 p.m. the night before surgery. The pet should be brought to the clinic between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. the morning of surgery. You will be phoned when the procedure is complete and given instructions as to when your pet will be discharged.
Curious Kitten and Puppy | Aston, PA | Pennell Veterinary Clinic
Pre-operative blood work is recommended and offered to all surgical patients. Vaccinations must be current to be admitted for surgery.

Emergency surgery will be handled on a priority basis. It may sometimes be necessary to delay an elective procedure to be performed.

Emergencies: Emergency services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you have an emergency, simply dial 497.4000. You will be instructed as to who is on call for emergency coverage.

7 days a week at local referral emergency hospitals.

Hospitalization: If necessary, your pet may be hospitalized for more intensive treatment (i.e. fluid therapy, drug administration, and/or close observation). You will be updated by phone daily to keep your informed of your pet's progress.

Ancillary Services

Grooming: Washes, flea and tick dips, and clipping are done in-house on an appointment basis. If clipping is desired, be very specific as to how you want your pet clipped. We do not give show cuts.

Vaccinations must be current to be admitted for grooming.

Ancillary Services

Comprehensive flea and tick control products are available at our office.

We carry and recommend to following pet foods:
Hill's Prescription Diet | Aston, PA | Pennell Veterinary Clinic
Fromm Family Pet Food | Aston, PA | Pennell Veterinary Clinic