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10140 W 44th Ave, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

A variety of cardiovascular conditions and diseases can affect veterinary patients including heart failure, valve problems, and high blood pressure.

We work with you and your veterinarian to diagnose and provide compassionate, expert care to pets with heart conditions.

Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital is pleased to have partnered with CVCA Cardiac Care for Pets to provide cardiology care for companion animals. Our comprehensive cardiac examination includes a one-hour consultation, with the owner present, along with a complete cardiac physical exam including non-invasive diagnostics:

  • Aggression
  • Anxiety/fears/phobias
  • Repetitive behaviors
  • House soiling in dogs and cats
  • Prep for Baby
  • Echocardiogram (heart ultrasound)
  • Blood pressure evaluation
  • Electrocardiogram (single-lead, rhythm)

Our cardiologists will provide an in-depth written report that includes medical recommendations, specific treatment plans and ongoing support for her patients.

Further non-invasive diagnostic tools, such as Holter monitors and radiography, are available when necessary.

Pets that exhibit any of the following symptoms may benefit from a cardiac evaluation:
  • Heart murmur
  • Shortness of breath or breathing problems
  • Chronic cough
  • Heart arrhythmia (irregular heart beat)
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Congenital heart defects
  • Fainting
  • Fluid accumulation in chest or abdomen
  • Exercise intolerance

Pets at risk for anesthesia may also be evaluated by our cardiologist to assess possible risk to develop the most appropriate treatment plan.

  • Computed Tomography
  • Echocardiogram
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Event recorder & holter monitor
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Radiography (X-rays)
  • Ultrasound
Questions and Scheduling

To schedule a cardiology consultation, or for questions, please contact the CVCA Team:

PHONE: 720-724-8010

Meet Our Team

Veterinary Cardiologist (Petcardia Veterinary Cardiology)

Veterinary Cardiologist (Petcardia Veterinary Cardiology)

Veterinary Cardiologist (Petcardia Veterinary Cardiology)

Asthma and Bronchitis

Atrial Fibrilliation

Congestive Heart Failure

Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Feline Hypertensive Heart Disease

Heart Block

Hyperthyroidism Associated Cardiomyophathy

Mitral and Tricuspid Dysplasia

Mitral Valve Insufficiency

Wheat Ridge
Animal Hospital

10140 W. 44th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033


WRAH is open 24/7, 365

Vision Statement

Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital will be the premier veterinary hospital in the state, providing unsurpassed veterinary care and client service, offering the best possible clinical outcomes for our patients and an empathetic partner in the process for our clients.

Bill Cicero, BS, MBA, Hospital Director

Directions to Wheat Ridge
Animal Hospital

300 E. Alameda Ave.
Denver, CO 80209

Wash Park is open 7 days
3:00pm – 12:00am

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