One of the most common orthopedic issues that can affect dogs is a torn cruciate ligament. These injuries can occur fairly easily as a dog's knee is entirely weight-bearing. Here, our Citrus Heights vets discuss cranial cruciate ruptures in dogs, the typical signs, and what can be done to treat them.
Welcome to Our Citrus Heights Veterinary Clinic
Family Friends Veterinary Hospital is a full-service veterinary clinic that provides comprehensive medical services for cats and dogs in Citrus Heights, Carmichael, and the surrounding areas.
We have been caring for Citrus Heights’s companion animals for over 15 years and have developed a reputation for quality, professional care with a compassionate touch.
Whether you are bringing your pet in to see us for the first time, or have been counting on our veterinary team for years, we will treat your animal as if it was our own.
Quality, Integrity, Compassion & Service
Family Friends Veterinary Hospital is a full-service veterinary hospital that offers comprehensive veterinary services for pets in Citrus Heights. From routine checkups and vaccinations to internal medicine and dental care, we've got all the services your pet needs to stay healthy and happy.
Disease prevention and early detection with routine exams.
Protect your pet against serious but preventable diseases with vaccines.
On-site tools and technology to provide fast, efficient diagnoses.
Spays & Neuters
Prevent the conception of unwanted litters and protect your pet's health.
Diagnosis and treatment of many internal conditions in cats and dogs.
Caring for your pet's oral health to prevent decay and gum disease.
What Our Clients Are Saying
Find out what our clients have to say about their experience with Family Friends Veterinary Hospital.
I live about 40min from this Family Friends Veterinary Hospital. I absolutely love the care my pets receive here. They’re highly affordable, but most importantly provide great care. They are always straightforward and honest about what to expect. I think a huge plus is that they won’t provide any care or charge you unless you’re fully aware of your cost.
Advice From Our Veterinary Team
Whether you are looking for advice about parasite protection or information on common pet illnesses, our blogs feature informative tips from our Citrus Heights vets that will help you keep your pets healthy and happy.
Cats can live a long time, more than a decade in most cases. Some cats, however, are able to live much longer, especially with routine veterinary care. Today, our Citrus Heights vets share the cat breeds that live the longest and how senior cats benefit from geriatric veterinary care.
Conveniently located in Citrus Heights
Our compassionate team of veterinary professionals provides comprehensive preventive, medical and urgent care for cats and dogs in Citrus Heights, Carmichael, and the surrounding area.
New Patients Always Welcome
Family Friends Veterinary Hospital is happy to accept new patients! Our vets are passionate about improving the health of Citrus Heights companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.