Senior Dog

Older dogs have specific dietary, health and care needs. Dog food for overweight dogs. Joint pain and arthritis treatment for senior dogs. Training an older dog.


Physical Exams for Senior Dogs

Physical Exams for Senior Dogs

A comprehensive physical examination and diagnostic laboratory tests are invaluable for detecting health problems early in our senior dogs.

There are a number of ways that we can stay on top of health issues that creep up on our dogs with age. Annual veterinary visits are a staple in every healthy pet’s life. A comprehensive physical exam from nose to tail is step one in picking up clues to underlying concerns at every age, but it becomes even more important in the senior years.

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