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Your pet deserves the best in-house diagnostics & digital imaging

You probably recognize quickly when your dog or cat just isn’t “acting right.” While you may be tempted to use an online pet symptom checker, accurate and prompt diagnosis can mean the difference between a long road back to health or a short one. You can count on the team at Bluestar Pet Hospital & Grooming to listen carefully to your description of pet symptoms, provide a thorough yet gentle physical evaluation, and use the latest advanced instrumentation to determine the source of your pet’s discomfort. Our facilities are well-appointed with in-house pet diagnostics & digital imaging equipment at both St. Johns and Jacksonville.

Be vigilant for these cat and dog symptoms

In-House Diagnostics for Pets at St. Johns & Jacksonville, FL  It is a good idea to pay attention to any changes in your pet’s physical coordination, behavior, or eating habits. Please call Bluestar Pet Hospital & Grooming right away if you notice:

  • Vomiting or diarrhea
  • Decreased physical activity
  • Limping or stiffness
  • Poor appetite
  • Increase in water consumption
  • Urinating more frequently or less often
  • Coughing
  • Scratching or hair loss

These can be important indicators that your pet needs medical attention.

Digital pet x-rays and ultrasound

Are you wondering where to get an x-ray for your dog or cat? We utilize state-of-the-art digital medical x-ray equipment to provide us with high-quality images that assist in diagnosis. Our Board-certified radiologist reviews images and provides timely results. In addition, we offer on-site ultrasound consultations for additional guidance in determining what ails your pet.

In-house diagnostics for pets in St Johns, Fruit Cove, Bartram Park, St Augustine, Durbin Crossing, Julington Creek Plantation,  & Jacksonville, Southside, Baymeadows, Deerwood

Bluestar Pet Clinic is equipped with in-house blood analyzers. We perform:

  • Blood cell counts
  • Chemistry profiles
  • Endocrine testing
  • Electrolyte analysis
  • Microscopic evaluations of specimens

Our in-house laboratory is equipped to quickly handle many of the tests we use, to identify disorders and issues your pet may be experiencing. We believe this level of attention to detail results in the accurate diagnosis necessary to properly treat pets and get them feeling good again.

Meet Dr. Venkat Gutta Bluestar Pet Hospital & Grooming

Dr. Venkat Gutta
Bluestar Pet Hospital & Grooming

At Blue Star Pet Hospital and Grooming, Dr. Venkat Gutta provides high quality and modern veterinary services to all your furry friends! At Bluestar, Dr. Gutta and his team are committed to providing your pets with both a full-service Veterinary Hospital and a modern grooming salon for dogs and cats. Our topmost commitment is to provide your companion animals with high-quality medicinal care. Dr. Gutta strongly believes in treating your four-legged companions as family members and providing them with excellent veterinary care in a value-friendly manner. At Bluestar, we also believe that it is important to educate you, as a pet owner, and ensure that the unique needs of your pet and you are met at all times. Through Bluestar, Dr. Gutta and his team serve patients in Durbin Crossing, Jacksonville, St Augustine, St Johns, CR 210 and other areas. Whether it is pet vaccinations, surgery equipment, and techniques, advanced diagnostic testing or even flea and tick control products, we give you access to the best and most cutting-edge treatments and technologies At Bluestar, we believe that your pet is the STAR!

Bluestar Pet Hospital doctors are eager to meet your pet and provide superior care. Call (904) 720-4275 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Venkat Gutta or Dr. Sri in St. Johns, or (904) 720-4272 to see Dr. Amar in Jacksonville.

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When we brought our dachshund in for singe pretty severe pain, Dr. Gutta did a great job of diagnosis, which is what you might expect. I was also impressed with how they explained everything and showed us what the cost would be as we went along. Highly recommend. And I can’t figure out how to include stars!

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