Reproduction and Breeding
Center West Animal Hospital has two highly regarded and experienced reproductive doctors: Dr. Patrick Manubay and Dr. Lori Hunt. Together they have over 40 years of reproductive experience. In addition, Dr. Hunt is a well-respected breeder herself. She has numerous published papers regarding canine reproduction and genetics.
Our clinic provides comprehensive Reproductive support throughout the process including the following:
- Collection, Evaluation and Shipment of semen
- Frozen semen handling and storage*
- Progesterone Testing
- OFA/PennHIP/German Hip Films
- Pregnancy Ultrasound/Radiography
- BAER Testing
- Health Certificates
- Artificial insemination
- Transcervical insemination
- Surgical artificial insemination.
We are highly skilled with cesarean section (both scheduled and emergent) and puppy/kitten resuscitation.
Lastly, the doctors and staff at Center West Animal Hospital are very familiar with the requirements for the sale and transport of canines and felines across state lines and internationally. We can provide you support services in this area. All Center West Animal Doctors are USDA Certified.
*We are partnered with Zoetis/Synbiotics for the long term storage of frozen semen. We are skilled with its collection, shipping and processing. Should you have an interest in frozen semen storage, please call our office for more detailed information.*