Mini-Pigs + Parasites

    • The most common skin problem in mini-pigs is dry skin that results from a dietary deficiency of fatty acids. In addition to dry skin, mini-pigs commonly suffer from sarcoptic mange, parakeratosis, yeast dermatitis, and sunburn. Hooves of mini-pigs grow continuously throughout life and need to be trimmed periodically. The canine teeth (tusks) of male pigs grow throughout life, while those of females stop growing at about two years of age. Starting after the pig is about a year of age and usually after giving the pig a sedative, your veterinarian will trim tusks during an examination.

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      Location Hours
      Monday7:00am – 8:00pm
      Tuesday7:00am – 8:00pm
      Wednesday7:00am – 8:00pm
      Thursday7:00am – 8:00pm
      Friday7:00am – 8:00pm
      Saturday8:00am – 5:00pm
      Sunday8:00am – 5:00pm

      Urgent Care Hours

      Mon – Fri: 8:00pm - Midnight
      Sat – Sun: 5:00pm – Midnight

      Our Services

      We offer a wide range of services including medical, surgical and preventive health care needs for your pets so they live longer, happier lives.