At Kingston Animal Hospital, we focus on keeping your pet happy and healthy. Unfortunately, some pets occasionally experience illnesses or injuries that require a veterinarian's care and attention.

Pet First Aid iconKingston Animal Hospital offers high-quality diagnostic and medical treatments for sick and injured pets. We provide a safe and comfortable atmosphere to diagnose and treat your pet.

A successful recuperation is our goal and our experienced and caring team of veterinarians is supported by our on-site laboratory and the following advanced diagnostics:

We perform the following in-house tests:

  • Biopsy
  • Complete Blood Count (CBC) and Chemistry Panel
  • Ear & Skin Cytology
  • Fecal Testing (for intestinal parasites)
  • Heartworm Testing
  • Urinalysis

Please contact us if your pet is experiencing symptoms of illness including (but not limited to):

  • Vomiting or dry heaving
  • Diarrhea
  • Skin rash
  • Swelling
  • Open wounds
  • Limping
  • loss of appetite or lower energy level (unusual lethargy)
  • Sudden weight gain or loss
  • Blood in stool
  • Straining to urinate
  • Excessive flatulence
  • Nose or eye discharge
  • Squinting, bulging, or redness of the eyes
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Coughing
  • Pale gums
  • Severe anxiety
  • Seizures
  • Abrupt immobility or weakness
  • Pacing or restlessness
  • Hiding
  • Appearing needy; seeking an uncommon, extreme amount of attention


We are also equipped to help your pet recover if it has sustained an injury such as a bite wound, lameness or trauma from an accident (including if your pet is hit by a car).

We see emergencies during our normal hospital hours. If your pet has an after-hours emergency or if we determine that your pet requires overnight nursing care or a level of specialty we cannot provide here, we will co-ordinate your pet's referral to the appropriate critical care or specialty hospital.