I am the owner or the agent for the owner of this animal, and I have the authority to execute this consent.
I hereby consent and authorize Crossroads Veterinarian Hospital staff to perform the discussed procedures or operations on my animal.
The nature of these operations or procedures has been explained to me, and I understand what will be done.
I have also been informed that there are certain risks and complications associated with any operation or procedure of this type. They have been explained to me as well. I further understand that during the course of the operations or procedures, unforeseen conditions may arise that may necessitate the performance of additional procedures. I hereby consent and authorize the performance of such procedures as necessary and desirable in the exercise of the veterinarian’s professional judgment. I have been advised of the nature of the service and procedures, as well as the risks involved, and I also realize that results cannot be guaranteed.
I authorize the use of appropriate anesthesia and pain relief medication as needed before or after the procedure. I have been informed that there are risks associated with the use of any medication. I additionally authorize pathologist examination of excised tissue(s) deemed appropriate by the veterinarian.
I understand that hospital support personnel will be used as deemed necessary by the veterinarian.