I understand that during the performance of the aforementioned procedure(s), unforeseen conditions may be revealed that necessitate the extension of the procedure(s) in addition to those set forth above. Therefore, I hereby consent to and authorize the performance of such procedure(s) as necessary and desirable in the exercise of the veterinarian's professional judgement.
I also authorize the use of appropriate anesthetics, analgesics, fluid therapy and other medication, and I understand that the judgement of hospital support personnel will be employed as deemed necessary by the veterinarian (e.g. to control post-operative pain).
have been advised as to the nature of the procedure(s) and the risks involved. I realize that results cannot be guaranteed.
PRE-ANESTHETIC BLOOD TESTING
Before placing your pet under anesthesia we will perform a physical examination. However, many conditions, including disorders of the liver, kidney, or blood, are not detected unless blood testing is performed. Such tests are especially important before any kind of surgery. For these reasons, we highly recommend blood screening before such procedures. Please choose one of the following: