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Hipdispl. in large dog vet costs?

Discussion in 'Dog Health and Nutrition' started by Pet74, Nov 8, 2018.

  1. Pet74

    Pet74 PetForums Newbie

    Nov 8, 2018
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    Hi all. Would someone be able to tell me what a hip replacement full and partial would cost in vet fees please? difference normal vet and specialist? Could I go to the supervet? or will that be = super charges?
    Thank you x
  2. MontyMaude

    MontyMaude PetForums VIP

    Feb 23, 2012
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    I doubt any one could give you a figure as it would be down to what your vet charges and the size of the dog and how long the op takes components needed etc etc , but they themselves should be able to give you an estimate and yes I do believe Super Vet = Super Charges.
  3. 2Hounds

    2Hounds PetForums VIP

    Jun 24, 2009
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    I'd think you'd probably have to go to an orthopedic referral vet for a full hip replacement as some ops need expensive specialist surgical kit.

    Cost can vary greatly between referral practices though & the area also can make a difference where overheads are much higher I.e london /south, its not a reflection of the quality of surgeons. Your normal vet will usually have referral specialists they prefer but clients can choose where to go.
    MontyMaude and Torin. like this.
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