A fat cat may appear happy and provide visitors with a source of amusement, but feline obesity is certainly no laughing matter. Cats who carry excess weight have a heightened risk for diabetes, ca ...View Article
Welcome to Talburt Animal Health Center
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If you live in West Plains or the surrounding areas in Missouri, then you have chosen the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Dr. Steve Talburt and Dr. Wes Gunter are licensed veterinarians, providing veterinary care for dogs, cats, birds and other pets. Your pet's health and well-being is very important to the doctors and staff of Talburt Animal Health Center and every step is taken to offer your pet the best possible care.
Talburt Animal Health Center is a full service veterinary clinic, providing wellness and preventive care as well as medical, diagnostic, surgical and dental services. Beyond first rate pet care, we strive to a comfortable, kid-friendly, and a very calm environment.
We have a number of resources to help you learn how to take excellent care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call 417-256-2838 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our veterinary clinic in West Plains is very easy to locate and you can find directions on our "Contact Us" page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for West Plains pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.
At Talburt Animal Health Center, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.
Dr. Steve Talburt & Dr. Wes Gunter
West Plains Veterinarian | Talburt Animal Health Center | 417-256-2838
3001 Porter Wagoner Blvd
West Plains, MO 65775
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If your dog has developed a tendency to pursue the same pointless activity -- sucking on his flanks, chasing his own tail, barking or snapping at thin air, et cetera -- he may be suffering from c ...View Article
Glaucoma is typically a disease affecting middle- age to older pets. The symptoms can be very insidious in that they may not be noticeable at first, but eventually you may see a red eye or a dila ...View Article
Cats are amazing animals. They have become one of the most popular pets because of their playfulness, independent nature, daily low-maintenance lifestyle, and affectionate personalities. Enjoy th ...View Article
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