I understand that during the performance of procedures for the above situation (s), unforeseen conditions may be revealed that necessitate an extension of the foregoing procedures, or even procedures different from those set forth previously. 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 services and procedures, as well as the risks involved, and I also realize that results cannot be guaranteed.
I additionally authorize the use of appropriate anesthetics, pathologist examination of excised tissue(s) deemed appropriate by the veterinarian, and the administration of other medications, and understand that hospital staff will be utilized as deemed necessary by the veterinarian. I have read and understand this authorization and consent.