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Quality Pet Medicine and Surgery in Raleigh, CaryCareFirst Animal Hospital. Pet Vet wellness program. Kittens grow very fast.

Pet Vet wellness program

To keep up with their changing life, frequent veterinary visits, kitten vaccines, blood and fecal tests are necessary. Kitten Well Care Program is designed especially for growing kittens. Eligible age up to 7 months. Unlimited Physical Exams Kitten vaccines Screening for intestinal parasites Antigen test for Giardia Feline Leukemia Virus test (FeLV) Feline Immunodeficiency Virus test (FIV) Complete blood count Blood electrolytes evaluation Blood chemistry Spay or Neuter Treatment for roundworms and hookworms Flea and heartworm preventative first dose Nutritional consultation Free one month insurance trial. Dental Disease. New Melle Animal Hospital.

Puppy Care Package: This is the best way to get your puppy off to a great start for a lifetime of prevention!

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It includes: 3 Exams Fecal Exam Deworming for roundworms and hookworms 3 DHPP or DHLPP Vaccines Bordetella Vaccine Rabies Vaccine and Tag 3 Doses of Heartworm Preventative 3 doses of flea/tick preventive Additional services: Spay/neuter/microchip at a 10% discount 10% discount 10% discount Annual Canine Care Package for Dogs less than 7 years old This package provides a cost savings for routine preventative care for dogs that are in their healthy years. Physical Exam Rabies vaccine and tag DHLPP or DHPP vx. 15% discount Annual Geriatric Canine Care Package This package provides a cost savings for routine preventative care and recommended screening tests for dogs that are getting older.

Physical Exam DHLPP or DHPP vx. Best Care Animal Hospital - Veterinarian In Houston, TX USA. Lyme Disease. 2005 AAHA Senior Care Guidelines for Dogs and Cats. Published in 2005 (Mar/Apr) Senior Care Guidelines Task Force: Mark Epstein, DVM, Diplomate ABVP (Canine/Feline), Chair | Ned F.

2005 AAHA Senior Care Guidelines for Dogs and Cats

Kuehn, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVIM | Gary Landsberg, DVM, Diplomate ACVB | B. Duncan X. Lascelles, BSc, BVSc, PhD, MRCVS, Diplomate ECVS, Diplomate ACVS | Steven L. Marks, BVSc, MS, MRCVS, Diplomate ACVIM | Jean M. This paper provides a working framework for enhancing the well-being of senior pet dogs and cats.Approaches to screening the medical status of senior pets are described in detail, with particular emphasis on establishing baseline data in healthy animals, the testing of clinically ill animals, and assessing senior pets prior to anesthesia and surgery. In the spring of 2004, AAHA gathered together seven respected, experienced veterinarians with a variety of interests, backgrounds, and specialties. Introduction The specific goals of this document are to help the veterinarian: What is “Senior” Approach to the Apparently Healthy Senior Pet. General Dog Care. Experts say that dogs were domesticated between 12,000 and 25,000 years ago—and that all dogs evolved from the wolf.

General Dog Care

Since then, humans have selectively bred more than 400 breeds, ranging in size from four-pound teacup poodles to Irish wolfhounds, whose three-foot stature earns them the title of tallest canine. But the most popular pooches are non-pedigree—the one-of-a-kind dogs known as mixed-breeds. The annual cost of a small dog—including food, veterinary care, toys and license—is $420. Make that $620 for a medium dog and $780 for a large pooch. This figure doesn’t include capital expenses for spay/neuter surgery, collar and leash, carrier and crate. Note: Make sure you have all your supplies (see our checklist) before you bring your dog home. Premium-quality dry food provides a well-balanced diet for adult dogs and may be mixed with water, broth or canned food. Puppies should be fed a high-quality, brand-name puppy food. TrainingA well-behaved companion canine is a joy. PHPDogBrochure.pdf. Healthy Dogs Guide: Preventive Care. Annual Veterinary Exams & Preventive Health Care for Dogs.

We all know that preventing disease or catching it in its early stages is far better than treating it once it has had time to progress to a more severe stage.

Annual Veterinary Exams & Preventive Health Care for Dogs

Preventive health care on a regular basis will help you do just that, and save you and your pet from needless suffering and a larger financial burden. This article explains what preventive measures you can take to keep your dog healthy. Just as annual physical exams are recommended for humans, they are recommended for our pets as well. If your dog is older or has medical problems, he may need even more frequent examinations.

A year is a long time in a dog's life. During your dog's annual physical exam you should review these aspects of your dog's health with your veterinarian: How often? You may have heard about the current controversies regarding vaccinating dogs and cats. Almost all researchers agree that for puppies we need to continue to give at least three combination vaccinations and repeat these at one year of age.