Discover our top-quality pet care services including preventive medicine, vaccines, animal boarding, dental and surgical services from the professionals at Ark Valley Animal Hospital. Our new state of the art facility, constructed in January of 2005. Our facility has been open for more than 3 years, and features 5000 square feet of quality space and state-of-the-art equipment, making us the largest veterinary hospital in the Arkansas Valley. Our team of trained professionals is headed by Dr. Tracy L. Taullie, DVM, a graduate from Colorado State University. We work together to provide the best care and treatment for your furry little friends. We mainly work with cats and dogs, but all types of small animals are welcome (except birds and reptiles) in our veterinary hospital. Rely on the professionals at Ark Valley Animal Hospital for all your pet care services. Ark Valley Animal Hospital PLLC is located in La Junta, CO. Dr. Taullie built the practice to provide high quality and compassionate veterinary care in the community. The practice was started in March of 2003 and our brand new facility was built in January of 2005. Currently, we have one full time doctor, two Vet Tech/Assistants and seven support staff that provide routine preventive care for young and healthy pets; early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages; and complete medical and surgical care as needed. We, also, provide a full range of dental needs for your pets. We really do understand the special role your pet plays in your family and are dedicated to becoming your partner in your petï¿½s health care. Our entire healthcare team is committed to providing personal attention to the unique concerns of each individual pet owner.. Puppy/Kitten wellness,Vaccines,Deworm,Heartworm Preventative,Flea/Tick Preventative,Spaying/Neutering,Dental Care,Behavioral Issues. Adult Wellness,Yearly Exam,Heartworm Preventative/Test,Vaccines,Flea/Tick Preventative,Dental Care,Behavioral Issues. Senior Wellness,Yearly Exam,Dental Care,Heartworm preventative/testing,Vaccines,Behavioral Issues,Senior Blood Panels (kidney,liver,thyroid),Diet. Dental,New Ultrasonic dental cleaner/polisher,New high/low speed drills,Ability to Bond chipped/fractured teeth,New dental radiograph machine,Client Education on care of teeth and ways to keep them clean,More extensive work if needed (i.e. extractions,gum flaps) or referral as needed. Medical/Surgical,When your animals get sick we are ready to provide: Extensive physical exams/consultations. Work-up,In-house blood machines for brief/full blood panels,electrolytes & hematocrits,Urinalysis,Cytology,Brand new radiographic machine for in-house radiographs. Medical Treatments,Hospitalization,IVï¿½s,appropriate treatments,etc. Surgery - Soft tissue (i.e. abdominal exploratory,mass removals,bladder surgery,etc),Some Orthopedics- Most orthopedics referred to Orthopedic Surgeons.