Dogs occasionally develop a red eye. The redness may be in the white of the eye, in the clear part of the eye called the cornea, or within the eyeball. There are many causes of a red eye, but all ...View Article
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All things bright and beautiful
All creatures great and small
All things wise and wonderful
The Lord God made them all
~Cecil Francise Alexander, 1818-1895
If you live in Bastrop or the surrounding area in LA, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Our veterinarians are licensed veterinarians, treating all types of pets and animals. Your pet's health and well being is very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care.
Melton Veterinary Hospital is a full service animal hospital and will take both emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. Our doctors are experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and a very calm environment so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own Bastrop veterinarian.
We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call 318-283-0656 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Bastrop veterinary office is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for Bastrop pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.
At Melton Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.
Dr. Glen Melton
Dr. Jean Aultman
Dr. Patrick Murray
Dr. Keri Cataldo
Dr. Adam Handy
Bastrop Veterinarians | Melton Veterinary Hospital | 318-283-0656
10735 McCreight St.
Bastrop, LA 71220
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