big hearts for small animals
Basseterre, St. Kitts, West Indies
Ross University Veterinary Clinic
At the Ross University Veterinary Clinic (RUVC), we strive to provide excellent medical care, delivered in a considerate and compassionate manner, to all of our patients. In addition, we are committed to providing our clients with a level of communication and service that matches our clinical skill. Ross Vet Veterinary Clinic is accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) to provide a range of medical and surgical services for small animals, including preventive care and emergency medicine.
Our Veterinary Clinic is accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) and provides a range of medical and surgical services for small animals, including preventive care and and emergency medicine.
The RUVC offers all routine preventive care for small animals. Medical and surgical services are provided Monday through Friday. 24-hour emergency services are provided outside of regular clinic hours. Please note that the RUVC does not provide medical services for large animals.
Schedule an appointment
Call: 869-466-3056 to make an appointment.
Physical exam EC$55.00
Dog vaccinations range in price from EC$20-$35
Cat vaccinations EC$20
Estimates will be provided for hospitalized patients. If a patient is hospitalized, 50 percent of the estimate is required upon admission, and the remainder is due upon discharge. Please be aware that the cost of treatment may alter depending on a patient's response to medication and surgery. It is important that clients stay informed of the costs incurred while their pet is hospitalized. Estimates can be provided upon request for any procedure.
The RUVC accepts most major credit cards.
Emergency phone: 869-662-7080.
The RUVC provides comprehensive wellness services including physical examinations, vaccinations, and parasite prevention. Our goal is a long and healthy life for your pet. Wellness appointments allow clinicians to put together an appropriate plan for your pet.
Dental care is very important in the general health of pets, and a dental exam is included in the annual care program. An extensive range of dental care is available at the RUVC, and your clinician will help you develop an appropriate dental plan for your pet.
The RUVC offers a Spay and Neuter Clinic for dogs as part of its community outreach activities and education program. This service is offered to the general public at no cost to the client, and includes a pre-surgical physical examination, routine blood work and pain management, as well as anesthesia and the surgical procedure with one night of hospitalization after the surgery. The patient must meet a minimum level of health during the preoperative physical examination to be eligible for the surgery. These surgeries form part of the training for our students and are carried out under the direct supervision of surgeons. This service has been in operation for many years and has been very successful in reducing pet overpopulation in St. Kitts.
The RUVC provides 24-hour emergency service. Outside of regular appointment hours (8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday), pets are seen on an emergency basis. The out of hours Emergency Fee is EC $200 and the Day Emergency Fee is EC $150. Do not call this number for any reason other than a small animal emergency. RUVC clinicians are not expected to answer questions unrelated to emergency care.