Dr. Slaton was born in South Lake Tahoe, and raised in Ventura, CA. As a young boy he was always drawn toward animals, especially dogs and cats. He knew from a very young age that he wanted to be a veterinarian. Dr. Slaton has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 20 years, and, first practiced in Westlake Village in 2008. Dr. Slaton is well known for his orthopedic and soft tissue surgical skills working with Rescue Groups throughout Southern California.
Here at Slaton Veterinary Hospital our pets are part of our family, and when you walk through our doors, you and your pets become part of our family too. We care for each and every patient as if we were caring for our very own.Your family deserves the best care in the area, and when they join our family we guarantee that's exactly what you will get.
Gold Standard in Service and Care
The SVH family will welcome you into our state of the art facility to provide the highest level of service and veterinary care with love, compassion, and honesty. Whether you are starting with your first puppy visit, or your 20 year old cat’s senior wellness, we will be there every step of the way. With our knowledgeable and friendly staff we will help keep your four-legged family happy and healthy for years to come.
Puppy & Kitten Care
When you introduce a new puppy or kitten into your home, you’re starting a life-changing adventure that’s sure to bring lots of happiness and joy. During these early weeks and months, your new furry friend will be exploring everything in his or her environment.
Introductory Pet Wellness Exam
It’s important to schedule a wellness exam as soon as possible after your puppy or kitten comes to live with you. You’ll want to bring any prior veterinary records and pet health information to the appointment, along with a stool sample.
Puppies and kittens need vaccinations to protect them from infectious diseases. At SVH, we are very careful to ensure that we tailor our vaccination protocols to the specific needs of our pet patients, based upon their lifestyles and risk factors.