Tampa Veterinary Hospital is proud to offer reproductive and breeding services for our guests.  Dr. Carla Barstow, MS, DACT, is a board-certified theriogenologist (reproductive specialist) and can help guide pet owners through the some or all of the breeding process.  Some reproductive services Tampa Veterinary Hospital offers include:

  • Breeding Soundness Examinations
  • Progesterone Testing- Same day
  • Artificial Insemination
  • High-risk pregnancy management
  • Gestational Aging via ultrasound
  • Pregnancy diagnosis via ultrasound
  • Pre-whelping puppy counts via radiographs (X-rays)
  • Elective or Emergency C-section
  • Pyometra Treatment
  • Semen Collection and Analysis
  • Genetic Testing

To learn more about Dr. Carla Barstow, you can find her biography here. Dr. Barstow is the only board-certified theriogenologist in the Tampa area.

As time goes on, we will be looking to add other services to include semen freezing, storage and more.