Pet Center

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide high quality medical and surgical care to our patients while serving our clients with education and assistance in all aspects of animal care and ownership, including public health awareness.  We strive to exceed our clients' expectations by treating owners and their pets with respect, honesty, and compassion and treating all animals as if they were our own.  Our services are provided in a clean, safe, and friendly environment and our goals are to work as a team, complementing each others' talents and retaining a positive attitude.

Introduction

Pet Centre is the oldest Teaching Hospital of Asia established in 1882 as Dog Hospital upgraded to Pet Centre with upgradation of the college to University in 2002. Before this new setup the dog hospital had been engaged to provide indoor & outdoor treatment facilities to the dogs and cats.

At present the treatment and advisory facilities have been extended to all Pet & Wild animals and birds.

The strength of the technical staff has also been increased to cope up with the number of the patients brought to the hospital for treatment. The centre is working under the supervision of Six Staff members specialized in this particular area. With this provision the centre is working round the clock for the welfare of the patients and convenience of the pet owners. The centre has been equipped with modern facilities for medicine and surgery including diagnostics and emergency care.

Facilities Available

  • Hospital Services available 24/7
  • Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Hard tissue Orthopedic Surgery
  • Digital Radiography (X-rays)
  • Endoscopy, Video Gastroscopy, Colonoscopy
  • Ultrasonography
  • Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory
  • Chemotherapy of Cancer Patients
  • Emergency and Critical Care
  • Indoor Admission Facility for Dogs
  • Admission facility for cats
  • Pet’s grooming services
  • Ticks Control Program
  • Pet Owner Education programs through Electronic and Print media

Pet Breeding, Training And Research Centre

  • Various Dog Breeds available for Sale
  • Services available for Basic Obedience Training of Dogs
  • Services available for Arms and Explosives Sniffer Training of Dogs
  • Services available for Tracker Training of Dogs
  • Stud Dogs Available

Newly Developed Facilities

  • Hospital OPEN 24/7
  • Digital Radiography
  • Video Endoscopy
  • Diagnostic Laboratory

Research Projects Won

Sr #

Project Title

PI/CO-PI

Worth

Funding Agency

Duration

Status

1

Genomic study for genetic diversity, phylogeny and conservation of Urial (Ovis orientalis vignei) in Pakistan

Dr. Zia Ullah
(Co-PI)

0.60
million

World Wide Fund for Nature

WWF Pakistan

2 years

1.5 years completed

2

Distribution, habitat assessment and population status of Asciatic Rock Python (Python molurus) in Punjab, Pakistan

Dr. Zia Ullah
(Co-PI)

0.30
Million

World Wide Fund for Nature

WWF Pakistan

1 year

Half year completed

Research Projects Submitted

Sr #

Project Title

PI/CO-PI

Worth

Funding Agency

Status

1

Establishment of Rabies Sro-screening Facility at Pet Centre

Dr. Uzma Farid Durrani
(PI)

3.769 million

Pakistan Science Foundation
(PSF)

Submitted

2

Preparation and Evaluation of Polyvalent Snake Antivenom Immunoglobulins

Dr. Zia Ullah
(PI)

9.85
Million

Pakistan Agriculture and Research Board
(PARB)

SUbmitted

 

Books And Manuals

  • Behavior Management of Cats

1st Edition 2015
Dr. Uzma Farid Durrani and Dr. Asim Khalid Mahmood

  • Manual of Radiographic Positioning of Dogs

1st Edition 2014
Dr. Asim Khalid Mahmood and Dr. Uzma Farid Durrani

Post Graduate Degree Programs

We are offering M. Phil (Master of Philosophy) in “Pet Animal Clinical Practice”
M.Phil “Pet Animal Clinical Practice”

Post Grad Courses

Sr. No.

Course No.

Course Title

Credit Hours

1

PETS-01001

Infectious Diseases of Dog

4(3-1)

2

PETS-01002

Infectious Diseases of Cat

4(3-1)

3

PETS-01003

Emergency and Critical Care in Pet Animal Practice

4(2-2)

4

PETS-01004

Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders of Small Animals

3(3-0)

5

PETS-01005

Small Animal Dermatology

4(3-1)

6

PETS-01006

Behavior of Pet Animals

4(3-1)

7

PETS-01007

Small Animal Dentistry and Oral Surgery

4(2-2)

8

PETS-01008

Diseases of Avian Pets

4(3-1)

9

PETS-01009

Diseases of Exotic Pets

3(2-1)

10

PETS-01019

Clinic I

2(0-2)

11

PETS-01020

Clinic II

2(0-2)

Working Hours:

OPEN 24/7

 

Pet Center