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Rice Lake VS-12 Dual Range Digital Companion Animal Scale

  • Large, easy-to-read, 0.75 in LCD display
  • Dual-range capacity for increased precision from 0 to 10 lb 
  • Automatic precision change based on patient weight
  • Lb or kg locking capability
  • Automatic shut-off for long battery life
  • Motiontrap™ movement compensation technology
  • Built-in measuring tape 0 to 23.5 in × 0.125 in (0 to 60 cm  × 0.25 cm)

Rice Lake VS-12 Small Animal Scale

The Rice Lake VS-12 small animal scale precisely weighs even the most active pets up to 33 pounds. Motiontrap™ movement compensation technology compensates for involuntary movements and provides a stable, accurate weight reading. Enhanced precision is essential especially when searching for a scale to weigh puppies and kittens. The Rice Lake VS-12 digital vet scale provides these precise weighments from zero to 10 pounds with accuracy within 0.05 ounces. A two-sided removable tray keeps animals safe and a built-in measuring tape ensures quick and easy measurements.

0 to 10 lb × 0.05 oz (0 to 5 kg × 1 g)
10 to 33 lb × 0.1 oz (5 to 15 kg × 2 g)

12 VDC, provided by six AA lithium batteries (included) or AC adapter (optional)

Battery Type:
Six Li-FeS2 batteries

Operating Temperature:
50 °F to 95 °F (14 °C to 35 °C)

5-digit LCD display, 0.75 in (1.9 mm) digit height

c-Met E113986

Two-year limited

  Inches Centimeters
A 24.0 60.8
B 19.0 48.2
C 6.8 17.0
D 17.0 43.2
E 3.5 8.9

Shipping Dimensions and Weight
Length (in) Width (in) Height (in) Package Wgt. (lb) Dim Wgt. (lb) Shipping Wgt. (lb)
18 28 11 25 40 40

Resources / Downloads

Title View Email Category Type
Key Features of Animal Scales Email Veterinary and Small Animal Articles
The Importance of Animal Scale Calibration View Email Veterinary and Small Animal Articles
Animal Weight and Medication Dosing View Email Equine Scales|Veterinary and Small Animal Articles
Accurate Scales Are Critical for Newborn Animals Email Veterinary and Small Animal Articles

Title Download Email
Rice Lake VS-12 Vet Scale Catalog Page Download Email

Title Version Revision Download Email Category Archived
650-10-1 Neonatal Scale Operation Manual D Download Email Health Scales|Pediatric Scales No


Part # Description List Price Cart
204398 Scale, Rice Lake VS-12 0-10lb(0-5kg) x +/-0.05oz(1g) 10-33lb(5-15kg) x +/-0.1oz(2g) Powered by Li-FeS2 Batteries or 9V AC Adaptor 120/230V auto switching with NEMA 1-15 Plug style (Batteries included, AC Adaptor Optional)

List Price: $970.00


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165138 Power Supply, +12.0V Wall rated input voltage 100-240V, Operating range 50/60Hz, rated input frequency 1.25mA, UL 60601-1 approved

List Price: $55.00

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