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).
I have been advised as to the nature of the procedure(s) and the risks involved. I realize that results cannot be guaranteed.