Post-operative Care

The following advice is relevant to routine elective procedures such as neutering. There may be additional, specific instructions that your vet would like you to follow and these will be clearly discussed at discharge.

The main post-operative considerations for your pet are:

Pain relief



Wound care and dressings

If you have any concerns or queries about your pet’s care after surgery, please contact your nearest Nine Mile Vet clinic (hyperlink to contact page). In an emergency please call your local clinic and follow the instructions – you will be directed to contact Emmview Complete Veterinary Care who provide our emergency out of hours service. Please click here for more information about emergency cover for your pet.
Our website makes use of non-invasive (no personal data) cookies to provide you with an enhanced user experience. By continuing to use the site, you consent to this.Close More
The UK Law now requires us to get consent from you for the use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file containing text and numbers generated by the website and passed from your browser back to our website when you revisit the site.

A cookie is used here to allow you to navigate the site, log in etc. Without this cookie (called a session cookie), this site would not work properly and so this has already been set.

We use a popular statistics tool called Google Analytics which uses non invasive cookies to allow us to find out how effective our marketing is, based on referencing how you got to our website (search engine, direct, or from another site etc).

We use an animation based rotating image which uses a cookie to know which image was last displayed so that as you move from page to page you are not seeing the same image every time.

We can also make use of third party services such as video clip players which can set cookies, for example to enable them to know that you part played a video clip previously, or to store customised settings such as brightness or volume. Close
vet in woosehill
Nine Mile Veterinary Practice is part of CVS (UK) Limited, a company which owns over 200 veterinary practices within the UK. Company Registration Number 03777473 – Registered Office: CVS House Vinces Road Diss Norfolk IP22 4AY.