836 Chemin Metairie Road, Youngsville, LA 70592

Resource Center

At Loftin Veterinary Hospital, we strive to equip our pet parents with all the resources they need to become confident pet owners.  Education helps you, the pet owner, make healthier and wiser decisions for the benefit of your beloved pets.

We Love Dogs of All Shapes and Sizes

Owning a dog can be an extremely rewarding experience, but it is also a large responsibility that lasts the entire lifetime of the dog. Loftin Veterinary Hospital hopes to provide you with information needed to make some excellent decisions regarding the care of your puppy and adult dog.

Healthy Dogs and Puppies

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We Are Crazy About Cats

Having a cat or kitten in  your family is a lot of fun, but it is also a big responsibility. Loftin Veterinary Hospital strives to provide education on details you need to know about to ensure the best healthcare of your cat or kitten.

Healthy Cats and Kittens

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What About After-Hours Emergencies?

Oh No!  It’s midnight and your dog is sick!  What do you do?  Don’t panic because the Lafayette area has excellent emergency veterinary care.  We wag our tails for Lafayette Animal Emergency Clinic. If fact, we forward all calls to this clinic after normal business hours. We will receive a full report the morning after your visit.  Some of our awesome veterinary technicians moonlight with Lafayette Animal Emergency Clinic, so don’t be surprised if you see them during your visit.

Lafayette Animal Emergency Clinic contact:

206 Winchester Dr.

Lafayette, LA 70506

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Pet Emergency Evacuation Kit

Unfortunately,  hurricanes are a way of life in the Lafayette area.  Preparation helps reduce panic, so know what you need in advance. A pet emergency evacuation kit should contain the following items:

Food, Water, and Medicine

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  • Food (3-7 day supply of dry or canned food with a bowl)
  • Water (7-day supply of water with a bowl)
  • Medicine (2-week supply of prescription medications)

First Aid Supplies

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  • Antidiarrheal liquid or tablets
  • Antibiotic ointment
  • Bandage, tape, and scissors
  • Flea and tick prevention
  • Cotton bandages
  • Alcohol prep pads
  • Tweezers

Sanitation Supplies

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  • Paper towels, newspaper, and trash bags
  • Chlorine bleach

Important Documents

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  • Identification papers
  • Vaccination and medical records
  • Emergency contact list including Loftin Veterinary Hospital

Travel Supplies

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  • Labeled crate or pet taxi
  • Collar with ID tags
  • Leash
  • Flashlight with extra batteries

Other Services

Spays and Neuters

Wellness and Vaccinations

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“Best Veterinary services in Acadiana!” Adam H.

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“We love this place! Gypsy and Astro get plenty attention when we are there and they definitely LOVE THAT!” Ree R.

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Proudly serving the pets and people of Youngsville, Lafayette, and Broussard since 1997

Loftin Veterinary Hospital

Loftin Veterinary Hospital
836 Chemin Metairie Rd, Youngsville, LA 70592, USA