Mid-age - Canine - House Pet - Age 5yrs - 7yrs
Our Preventative Healthcare Plans allow our attending veterinarians to offer a reward program, based on professional services, for preventative screening. Your veterinary team will evaluate your pet’s predominant breed, age, medical history, lifestyle, and condition to create a Health Risk Assessment (HRA)—identifying your pet’s risk for
Components of this Age & Lifestyle Program
Comprehensive Physical Examination
4Dx Heartworm Screen (also checks for
Microscopic Fecal Flotation Exam
An In-House Urinalysis
A Mid-Age Metabolic Panel
Annual Healthcare Planning (Based on Medical History, or Lifestyle)
Mid-Age Dogs – Healthcare Information
Characteristics: Mid-age dogs are on average 38-50 human years old. They are sensible, steady, obedient and loyal. Mid-age dogs settle into old patterns easily.
Prone to: Dermatological conditions, Obesity, Dental Diseases; Early Heart Valve Disease, Urological Disease and Arthritis; Breeding pets should be retired and spayed or neutered. Parasitic risk can depend on lifestyle; Heartworm Disease can affect all dogs in S. Indiana,
In addition to healthcare: Maintain your dog's exercise program. Activities requiring increased attention, such as cycling, jogging, and agilty can maintain fitness and happiness.
Maintain monthly grooming. Note any changes in skin character and color. Use a highly digestible food appropriate for your dog. made with whole foods. which maintain appropriate energy needs. Moderate. consistent ﬁtness can preserve joint integrity. Continue your pet's oral hygiene regimen. adding an exam later this year to focus on your pet‘s dentistry needs. Continue holistic supplements based on your pet's unique ﬁtness. care. and medical history.
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