What Your Puppy and Kitten Exams Cover
- Vaccinations (distemper, parvovirus, Bordetella, rabies, etc.)
- Intestinal parasite screenings
- Heartworm and flea and tick prevention
- Feline leukemia testing
Bringing a puppy or kitten into your life is like adding a new member to your family. A puppy or kitten will provide years of love and companionship. But, puppies and kittens also come with a great deal of responsibility. Our caring team at Affordable Animal Hospital in Redington Beach is here to help you with every aspect of raising healthy puppies and kittens.
We recommend scheduling a visit with our vet as soon as your new puppy or kitten comes home with you. Regular puppy and kitten exams and immunizations should begin at about 6 weeks of age.
During your puppy or kitten's visits, your vet will go over what to expect in terms of examinations and immunizations to keep your young pet strong and healthy. During your initial visits, be sure ask questions about any of the following:
Remember, there is no wrong question – we love to help our pet owners care for their animals and solve any problems they encounter. The more you know about pet care, the better for your pet – and for you. We value your new pet's health and understand how important he or she is to you and your family. Our dedicated staff is here to answer any question or concern you may have.
Not only is it important your young pets to become familiar with visiting the vet, pet owners also must get into the habit of having their pets routinely examined. There a range of issues to know when raising a puppy or kitten. We can provide all the information you need to care for your new furry family member, and help them have a healthy life.