Macon County Veterinary Hospital
provides comprehensive large and small animal services by
friendly, qualified staff. Please contact
us if you do not see a service you require.
As you can see by our pets on the
left, we believe in administering TLC. Your pets will be treated
with compassion and great care as well.
Annual Exam & Vaccinations
An annual physical examination is one of the most important
ways you can care for your pet. Thorough checkups and
preventative care can help identify and alleviate health
problems before they become more serious. We offer a full supply
of high quality vaccinations. You will work with one of our
doctors or technicians to decide what vaccinations will be best
for your pet. View feline and
A through physical exam is provided by one of our qualified
veterinarians prior to the purchase or sale of an animal.
Frequently radiographs and blood work will be included in this
We provide climate controlled boarding for our patients. Each
dog has a spacious indoor and outdoor kennel. Our feline guests
have a roomy cage away from the noisy dogs. All boarders
receive personal attention from our caring staff. Your pet can
be welcomed by our support staff during regular business hours,
at which time we will record any special instructions or needs
for your pet. You can rest assured that your pet is enjoying
the best care while you are away. Please remember to call our
office in advance to schedule your pet’s vacation reservations.
A Coggins Test checks a horse for Equine Infectious Anemia
(EIA). This disease is highly contagious between horses. Any
equine that is traveling from one place to another must have a
Dental Cleaning & Extractions
Dental services include ultrasonic scaling of the teeth,
polishing, and tooth extractions.
On on-site digital x-ray provides high quality radiographs to
aid in the quick diagnosis of many disorders.
End of Life Care
Many times the decision to let your pet go instead of suffering
is the best thing you can do. Most pet owners want their pet’s
last moments to be as comfortable and stress free as possible.
We offer several options in humane euthanasia, including drop
off, owner witnessed, and at home. To memorialize your pet’s
memory, we offer cremation services.
Endoscopy is another high tech tool that our doctors use for
diagnostics. It is a method of non-invasively looking inside
the esophagus, stomach, and intestines by passing a tiny camera
on a tube through the mouth. We can visualize and examine the
inner surface of the esophagus, stomach, and intestines; remove
foreign body material from the stomach and esophagus; and
collect samples for biopsy.
Exotic Wellness Exams & Care
Our small animal services are not limited to only cats and
dogs. We also care for birds, reptiles, and pocket pets.
Prior to travel, animals are required to be examined and have a
health certificate filled out by our veterinarians. If your pet
is traveling, please plan in advance to have them examined.
With our in-house laboratory, we can perform chemistry,
hematology, serology, urinalysis, endocrinology, and parasite
testing. With this technologically advanced equipment on site,
a pre-surgical or emergency blood test can be reported in less
than twenty minutes. This efficiency saves lives.
Our laser is used during appropriate surgical procedures. By
using the laser, the patient experiences less bleeding and a
quicker healing time.
We offer permanent identification by implanting a HomeAgain
microchip. For more
information regarding HomeAgain microchips, visit our links
page and click on
At Macon County Veterinary Hospital, we maintain a complete
inventory of pharmaceuticals, vitamins, shampoos, flea and tick
control products, and heartworm prevention products to meet the
needs of your pet. We also carry a full line of prescription
diets. View our products
We offer a variety of reproductive services for both small and
large animals. With the use of ultrasonography we are able to
detect pregnancy sooner and evaluate the reproductive tract in
more detail. Breeding Soundness evaluations are performed on
the males as well, to determine semen quality and count.
Soft Tissue & Orthopedic
Our state-of-the art surgical suite provides for the
performance of a wide variety of surgical procedures including
ovariohysterectomies (spay), castration (neuter), tumor
removals, fracture repair, and more. Using the most modern
equipment, the patient’s vital signs are monitored during all
Diagnostic ultrasound is used create a three dimensional image
of the internal organs and other structures inside the body. We
are pleased to offer this service as a means of providing a
higher level of care to our patients. Ultrasound can be used to
evaluate a state of disease or monitor an ongoing pregnancy.
Dr. Murray is a licensed wild-life rehabilitator. If you find
an injured wild animal, please call our office for instructions.