Country Animal Hospital

1707 Watterson Trail
Louisville, KY 40299



Frequently Asked Questions


Here are some questions/answers that we are frequently asked. If you have additional questions that aren't covered here, please feel free to give us a call at (502) 267-7444 or email us at


  1. What are the Hospital hours?

    Our hospital is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Thursday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm On Saturdays we are open one day a month from 8am- 2pm. (contact us for our next open Saturday) The clinic is closed on Sunday.

  2. Do I need to have an appointment?

    Yes, patients are seen by appointment.

  3. What forms of payment do you accept?

    Cash, Check, All major Credit Cards, Care Credit.

  4. Can I make payments?

    Payment is required at the time of service.

  5. At what age can I have my pet spayed or neutered?

    Spaying or neutering can be done at approximately 6 months of age. Your pet is given an exam prior to surgery to help determine whether your pet is healthy enough to undergo the surgical procedure. Current vaccinations are required to be up to date prior to time of surgery. A pre-anesthetic blood screen is required prior to undergoing any anesthetic or surgical procedure.

  6. What is the pre-anesthetic blood screening?

    The blood screening tests the organ functions, white and red blood cell counts, and clotting function of your pet. The pre-anesthetic blood screening is done to assure your pet can handle the medications used during the procedure.

  7. How long do the sutures stay in after my pet's surgery?

    Often times Dr. Reinhart is able to use under the skin, dissolvable sutures.

  8. Is it a good idea to let my pet have at least one litter?

    No, there is no advantage to letting your pet have one litter. However, there are plenty of advantages to having your pet spayed or neutered. These advantages include decreasing the chances of breast tumors later in life, decreasing the chance of cystic ovaries and uterine infections later in life, decreasing the desire to roam the neighborhood, decreasing the incidence of prostate cancer later in life, helping prevent spraying and marking, and also decreases the surplus of unwanted puppies and kittens.

  9. Do you board pets?

    Country Animal Hospital is not currently offering boarding services.