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Canine Sports Medicine

Canine Sports Medicine

Canine Sports Medicine Veterinary care at Sun Valley Animal Center includes everything from Orthopedic Surgery to Physical Rehabilitation, Gait Analysis, Acupuncture, Manual Therapy, and Veterinary Chiropractics.

Some dogs place heavy demands on their musculoskeletal system. Just as professional athletes regularly work with trainers and sports medicine professionals, so should canines susceptible to the same types of stresses. Active family pets, competition dogs, working dogs, and show dogs can all benefit from Canine Sports Medicine so that small issues can be identified before they become big problems.

Commonly performed orthopedic procedures at Sun Valley Animal Center include Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO) Surgery, Total Hip Replacement (THR), TATE Elbow Replacement ®,Total Ankle Replacement, Spine Surgery, Fracture Repairs, and Arthroscopic Surgery.

Due to the extensive work in Canine Sports Medicine by Dr. Randy Acker the Sun Valley Animal Center has earned a reputation as one of the top Canine Orthopedic Surgery Centers in the West.  Please call 208-726-7777 for more information regarding the state of the art surgical procedures performed at Sun Valley Animal Center.



We Offer a Wide variety of Diagnostic and surgical procedures

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We Offer a Wide variety of Diagnostic and surgical procedures

Excellent Service

I've had 40 years experience with the Acker Family and I am very happy with the service they provide for us and the community!

-Shawn M. - Ketchum, ID

Best Veterinary Care

We love your staff!  Very knowledgeable!  Always helpful!  Always responsive!

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Highly Recommended!

Every single person that I have ever interacted with and the Sun Valley Animal Center has been attentive, professional, caring and extremely helpful. I feel very well taken care of by everyone at the clinic!! I recommend the Sun Valley Animal Center to everyone, always!

- Jim D. - Seattle, WA