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When you are looking for an equine or livestock mobile veterinarian you should be able to count on superior care and excellent service. We at Large Animal Mobile Veterinary Services in Las Cruces NM have assembled an expert team of veterinary professionals to bring you the best possible healthcare for your horse or livestock. Call 575-551-1590 to schedule an appointment and we will find a time that is convenient for you.
Once a year, you should schedule a check-up for your horse or livestock. This will include a full physical exam, and may include teeth and gum cleaning if needed. Dr. Heather Ratzlaff, DVM will check the health from head to tail, and you will be very happy you chose Large Animal Mobile Veterinary Services for service.
Prepare any medical history you have of your animal when you schedule a visit. It's best to keep a journal of your animal's health throughout his or her life, including behavioral shifts. If you have something like this, share it with our team. If not, let us know everything that you think will be important. Dr. Ratzlaff, DVM can still work with whatever information you have.
In some circumstances, Dr. Ratzlaff, DVM will refer you to a specialist who has advanced expertise in areas such as internal medicine or surgery.