When your dog is panting it may not cause any concern, unless, of course, they weren't active before they started breathing heavily. Today, our Rochester vets talk about the causes of fast breathing in dogs, the signs to watch for and when you should reach out to your vet.
Meeting All Your Pets' Health Care Needs
Our team offers all the core veterinary services your pet needs to stay healthy, from preventive wellness exams and vaccinations to dental care, surgery, and boarding.
New Patients Are Always Welcome
We're always welcoming new patients and their owners. Find out what will happen at your pet's first appointment and learn about our policies.
Welcome to Our Rochester Veterinary Hospital
Ridgemont Animal Hospital is a full-service pet hospital that offers comprehensive medical services for cats and dogs in Rochester and the surrounding areas.
We care for Rochester's companion animals and have earned a reputation for providing quality, professional care with a compassionate touch over the years.
Whether you are bringing your pet in for the first time or have relied on our veterinary team for years, we will treat it as if it were our own.
Vaccinations and parasite prevention to protect your cat or dog from diseases.
The staff at Ridgemont Animal Hospital are exceptional and they make follow-up phone calls and they discuss their own personal pets no other veterinarians do this that I've been to, I strongly recommend people to take their pets to a Ridgemont animal hospital for their professionalism and dedication.
Routine Exams at our Rochester animal hospital focus on preventive care for your dog or cat to make sure they are in good health.
Ridgemont Animal Hospital provides emergency care to cats and dogs during our regular clinic hours.
Tips & Advice From Our Team
Whether you are looking for advice about parasite protection or information on common pet illnesses, our informative blogs feature helpful tips and advice from our Rochester vets that will help you to keep your pets healthy and happy.
Roughly a quarter of all dogs will experience the degenerative joint condition known as osteoarthritis at some point in their life. While it is not curable, this condition can be managed. Here, our vets in Rochester share the causes, symptoms and treatment options for osteoarthritis in dogs.
All across the U.S. there is a danger of ticks. You should always check yourself and your pets as soon as you come in from a walk and be sure to administer preventive medicine to protect your dog. Here, our Rochester vets share some information about ticks and the different types of tick borne diseases they can spread to dogs.