Most animals can go home the same day, and recovery time is typically short. The incision should be monitored twice daily for any signs of infection, and the incision site should be kept clean and dry.
Your pet’s activities should be limited for 10 to 14 days following surgery. Dogs should only be walked on a leash and not allowed to run or roam. After the second week, your pet can resume normal activity, have a bath, and swim.