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Reptile Nutrition

Reptile Nutrition Owning a reptile like a turtle, iguana, or lizard can be a great alternative to having a dog or cat. These fascinating companions don't require daily walks or litter Read More

Back to school - Back to training classes

Back to school - Back to Training Classes Does your pet have behavioral problems? Do you want to teach him some basic commands, or enjoy a better relationship because he is Read More

Our Veterinarians Answer Your Top Questions

Our Veterinarians Answer Your Top Questions Pets bring immeasurable joy and companionship to our lives, and as responsible owners, it’s important that we help them stay happy and healthy. At Ashworth Read More

The Smelly Breath of Dental Health

The Smelly Breath of Dental Health If you're in the West Des Moines, Windsor Heights, Clive, or Urbandale areas and in need of a veterinarian to help with your pet's dental Read More

Pet Pain Management

Pet Pain Management When your beloved pet is in pain, you want to help it as quickly as possible. At Ashworth Road Animal Hospital, serving West Des Moines, Windsor Heights, Clive, Read More

Your pets stress and anxiety

Your Pet's Stress and Anxiety Ashforth Road Animal Hospital in West Des Moines is your partner in supporting and maintaining your pet's health. Pet parents in nearby Urbandale, Clive, and Windsor Read More

Pet Safety in an Emergency

Pet Safety in an Emergency  We all want our pets to be safe and healthy but sometimes there are emergencies that threaten your pet's health. When there's a medical emergency, you Read More

Cleaning and Disinfecting your Pet Supplies

Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Pet Supplies  At Ashworth Road Animal Hospital, we're here to provide help for IA residents of West Des Moines, Windsor Heights, Clive, Urbandale, and the surrounding areas. Read More

Why Declawing is bad for your cat?

Many consider having their cat declawed for various reasons. Most people think it’s harmless, but harmful to your cat and children. The veterinary team shares the truth about declawing and Read More

Reptile Care

Reptiles are fascinating animals and make great pets. Although, most people who choose to own a reptile need to familiarize themselves with the proper measures taken to provide appropriate reptile Read More

Protect Your Dog and Cat from Heartworm Disease

Heartworm disease can be dangerous and potentially fatal to dogs and cats. It is spread by mosquitoes and caused by parasitic worms that live in the heart and lungs. Many Read More

Flea & Tick Prevention FAQs

Here at Ashworth Road Animal Hospital veterinary office in West Des Moines, Windsor Heights, Clive, and Urbandale, we want to help you keep your pets safe from fleas and ticks. Read More

Pet Obesity Awareness

Why It’s Best to Keep Your Companions Fit and Healthy If your pet is carrying around some extra pounds, it’s no big deal, right? Actually, if your pet is obese or Read More

Household Items that Are Poisonous to Cats

Cats are nosy, curious animals that love to investigate things. Your cat may enjoy sniffing and eating anything around your house. However, your cat can also ingest dangerous household items Read More

Common Household Items That Are Poisonous to Your Dog

Dogs are often curious creatures that are always ready to sample a new substance to see what it tastes like. Unfortunately, this impulse can lead them into trouble when they Read More

Flea & Tick Prevention

Keeping Your Pets Safe from Fleas & Ticks Fleas and ticks are dangerous parasites that can cause a lot of harm to your pets. When you have a dog or cat, Read More

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West Des Moines Office

Monday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sunday
Closed