Veterinary Services

Pet General and Senior Wellness Exams at Northview Animal Hospital in Albuquerque, NM

Ensure your pet’s health with comprehensive general and senior wellness exams. Trust Northview Animal Hospital for expert care in Albuquerque.

Pet General and Senior Wellness Exams: Ensuring Your Pet’s Well-Being

At Northview Animal Hospital, we believe that preventive care is the cornerstone of your pet’s health. Our general pet and senior wellness exams are designed to provide a comprehensive evaluation of your furry companion’s health at every stage of their life. From young puppies and kittens to senior pets, these exams play a vital role in detecting any potential health issues early on, allowing for timely intervention and treatment.

Regular wellness exams are crucial for maintaining your pet’s overall well-being. During these exams, our experienced veterinarians conduct thorough physical evaluations, checking for any signs of illness or abnormalities. We assess your pet’s eyes, ears, teeth, heart, lungs, and more to ensure they are in good health. For senior pets, we pay special attention to age-related conditions such as arthritis, dental disease, and organ function.

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Our Approach to Pet Wellness

At Northview Animal Hospital, we take a proactive approach to pet wellness. Our goal is to provide personalized care that meets the unique needs of each pet. We discuss vaccination updates, parasite prevention, nutrition, and any other concerns you may have. Our team believes in empowering pet owners with the knowledge and tools to keep their furry friends healthy and happy.

When to Schedule a Pet Wellness Exam

For young pets, we recommend starting wellness exams as early as 6-8 weeks of age. Adult pets should have annual exams, while senior pets benefit from semi-annual exams. These routine check-ups allow us to monitor your pet’s health over time and address any issues before they become serious.

Benefits of Pet Wellness Exams

  • Early Detection for Effective Treatment: Regular pet wellness exams allow us to catch health issues early, leading to more effective treatment and better outcomes. Whether it’s a minor concern or something more serious, early detection enables us to intervene swiftly and prevent conditions from worsening.
  • Improved Quality of Life: A healthy pet is a happy pet. By promptly addressing health concerns through wellness exams, from managing chronic conditions to preventing potential illnesses, we enhance your furry companion’s quality of life.
  • Cost-Effective Preventive Care: While pet wellness exams come with a cost, they are a smart investment in your pet’s health. Preventive care saves money in the long run by catching issues early and proactively preventing them from becoming more severe and costly to treat.
  • Personalized Recommendations for Care: Every pet is unique, and their care should be tailored to their specific needs. After each wellness exam, we provide personalized recommendations for your pet’s care. This includes advice on nutrition, exercise, preventive measures like flea and tick control, and more to ensure your pet receives the best care possible for a healthy and happy life.