Anal Sacculectomy

The anal glands are a pair of glands on each side of the rectum. Some animals have problems with the glands such as chronic infections or a tumor.

The listing below is what is included in the anal sacculectomy (anal gland removal) package:

  • Complimentary exam the day of surgery
  • Preoperative bloodwork panel
  • IV Catheter and fluids during surgery
  • Premedication and induction of anesthesia
  • Anesthesia during surgery
  • Pain medication before and during
  • Monitoring before, during and after surgery
  • Surgical procedure
  • Post operative antibiotics and pain meds
  • E-collar to go home
  • Follow-up exam for suture removal

Cost: $1100-1300

In some instances longer hospitalization is needed for some animals and these charges are in addition to the above noted charges. An estimate can be given for these services.