Vertebrae

As the skull protects the brain, the bony spine protects the spinal cord. The spinal cord passes through multiple vertebrae to provide a neurologic highway that connects the brain to the rest of the body. Muscles intimately attach to the spine and allow movement and activity. Disorders of the spinal column may involve the bony structures of the spinal column (e.g.: arthritis), the muscles that attach to it (e.g.: trauma), or the nerves that pass through (e.g.: intervertebral disc disease or a “slipped disc”). Symptoms of spinal injury include: pain along the spine, weakness, inability to walk or stand, and restlessness. Spinal injury requires immediate veterinary attention.

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Location Hours
Monday8:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday8:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday8:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday9:00am – 1:00pm
Friday8:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday9:00am – 1:00pm
SundayClosed

What We Offer

Aycock Veterinary Clinic offers a wide range of veterinary services for pets in the following areas:

• Anesthesia and Patient Monitoring
• Breeding Services
• Emergency and/or Extended Care
• Grooming
• And many more


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