We will be closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, May 28th. Please check your pet’s medications and food supply and let us know if you need a refill before then.

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FAQs Sanford Oaks Animal Clinic in Arlington, TX

There is no question too big or too small for our veterinary team. Below are some answers to our most common questions.

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We proudly serve pets in Arlington, TX, and beyond.

At Sanford Oaks Animal Clinic, we get a ton of interesting questions from pet parents. Below are some common FAQs that might help answer any questions or concerns. Please feel free to call us at 817-460-4441 for any other concerns you might have about your pet.

What are your hours?

Our hours are:
Monday-Friday: 8 AM – 6 PM
Saturday: 8 AM-12 PM
Sunday: Closed

What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept check, cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, and CareCredit.

Do we offer payment plans?
We offer payment plans through CareCredit – they offer veterinary and pet financing to help keep your most cherished family members in top shape.
What kind of pets do you treat?
We treat dogs and cats.
When should I spay or neuter my dog or cat?

There are a number of benefits to spaying/neutering. Some of these include decreasing overpopulation, limiting aggression, pyometra, roaming protecting, and cancer prevention.

When should I spay/neuter my pet?
We recommend spaying/neutering your pet at 6 months.
How can I order food, medications, and preventatives for my pet?
You can order medications by calling us at 817-460-4441 or ordering online here.
Do you offer discounts?
We offer discounts to senior citizens.
Do I need an appointment?

Yes, please call us at 817-460-4441 to book an appointment.

How do I book an appointment?
You can book an appointment online or by calling us at 817-460-4441.
What vaccines are recommended for cats?

Rabies and FVRCP are core vaccines for all felines. FeLV is recommended for outdoor cats.

Should I give my dog or cat monthly heartworm preventative?

Yes, we recommend administering heartworm preventative as mosquitos are common year-round. Intestinal parasites are also commonly found in the city, which can pose a threat to your pet.

Should I give my dog or cat a flea and tick preventative year round?

Yes, fleas are common, especially in an apartment setting. Ticks can be encountered when hiking or frequently visiting the park.

What are the recommended vaccines for a dog?

Rabies and DHP are core vaccines that should be administered to all pets. Bordetella and influenza are recommended for dogs that are particularly social. Lyme is recommended for dogs that spend time out in nature, such as on hikes or in parks.

What do I do if I can’t make it to my appointment?
If you are unable to keep an appointment, we ask that you kindly provide us with at least 24 hours’ notice. We ask for this advance notice so that we can offer this appointment to another patient.