Do you know your pet's age? If you adopted your furry friend, his or her age may be a mystery. Fortunately, a quick look in your pet's mouth can help you narrow down a general age range.View Article
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Puppies and kittens need special care from their veterinarian and from their owners to grow up healthy and strong. As your puppy or kitten's veterinarian in Scarsdale, it's our mission to ensure that your pet gets proper care from a young age. Knowing when to take your pet to the veterinarian, and how to care for your pet at home can help ensure that your pet has what he or she needs to maintain wellness.
Your puppy or kitten should have a first trip to the veterinarian when he or she turns about 6 to 8 weeks old. Pets who experience health problems before that time may need to see the veterinarian early.
As your pet's vet in Scarsdale, we focus on preventative care for puppies and kittens. Preventative care helps your pet avoid illnesses and chronic conditions. The standard preventative care we offer for puppies and kittens include:
As a new pet owner, you'll have much to learn about the care and feeding of your new pet. Maintaining good nutrition is an important part of pet care. We recommend that all pet owners feed their new puppies or kittens food formulated for young animals. Providing a safe environment for your pet is also paramount. Puppies and kittens are like young children and tend to chew on or eat things that could endanger their health.
Contact your pet's vet in Scarsdale for wellness care today! Call us for an appointment at 914-723-1250.