Studies show that 50% of all dogs and cats have some form of periodontal disease. That number jumps to 80% in pets that are 4 years of age or older. If left untreated, periodontal disease can cause infection, pain, and tooth loss over time. Bacteria associated with dental disease can travel in the bloodstream to infect the heart, kidneys, and liver, causing widespread effects. Because of this, we recommend an annual veterinary dental healthcare examination for all pets.
Maintaining a healthy body weight is a very important aspect of a pet’s overall physical health. Good nutrition can help provide your pet with a happier, safer, and longer life. There are many nutritional supplements that can help fight against disease, maintain a proper weight, and promote the overall well-being of any animal.
We believe that preventative care is one of the most important aspects of maintaining your pet’s health. Vaccinations play an important part in keeping your pet healthy. Animals can be exposed to dangerous illnesses in their lives, but a standard course of vaccinations can prevent them.
We follow your pet through the many phases of their lives. From specialized and preventative care during their younger years to regular wellness checks as they age, we seek to prevent and detect problems before they arise. We know your pet is important to you, that's why we work hard to ensure they are given only the best in care through all the years of their lives.
Unfortunately, pets can’t tell us where it hurts, and oftentimes, an animal that appears healthy may be masking symptoms of disease or illness. We recommend veterinary diagnostic testing to identify any problems and to begin treatment as early as possible. These tests are especially helpful when symptoms are unspecific or hard to define.
Laser therapy uses a beam of light to deeply penetrate tissue, absorbing into the cell without damaging it and inducing a response called “photo-bio-modulation,” which helps reduce pain. While treating the affected area, the laser light generates a feeling of gentle and soothing warmth