Over the Hill? Helping Your Pet Enjoy Their Golden Years

pet enjoy their golden yearsDo you have a senior pet? WIth advancements in pet nutrition and wellness care, our pets are living longer and healthier lives. It’s not uncommon for pets to live into their teens (and even 20’s for cats!). However, it’s important to realize that older pets need special attention and care to help them stay healthy and happy as long as possible..

Here are some tips for senior pet care. Together, we can help your pet enjoy their golden years in style!


At Your Fingertips: The Keys to Pet Wellness

pet wellnessOne approach to pet care is to provide basic items for survival, such as food, water, and shelter. While these are certainly important, there’s also much more that goes into responsible pet ownership. Instead of putting off veterinary care until a problem occurs, preventive care supports a higher quality of life and increased longevity. To be sure, routine pet wellness strengthens the foundation for lifetime health, and we’re here to help you achieve that goal.

At the Core

Depending on your pet’s age, lifestyle, and overall health, he or she should be seen 1-2 times a year. At first, these visits provide the opportunity to discuss vaccinations, parasite prevention, microchipping, and spaying/neutering. We also get to know you and your pet a little better each time. Together, we can establish a long-term health care plan that hinges on wellness and prevention.