Years of running, jumping and walking take a toll on your pet's joints. When your once energetic cat or dog starts to slows down or appears to be in pain, osteoarthritis may be to blame. The disea ...View Article
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Senior Pet Care
There's no getting around the fact that we all get older -- and that goes for our beloved animals as well. As your pet approaches his senior years, the natural physical changes associated with this period call for a different level of care and attention. Fortunately, you never have to worry about where to turn when you have Breton Veterinary Hospital on your side. Our clinic can provide the high-quality Leonardtown Senior Pet Care your geriatric friend needs and deserves, from nutritional counseling and pet dentistry to senior pet wellness exams.
Chronic age-related ailments are certainly not unique to humans. They can afflict practically any creature, including dogs, cats and other popular pets. Some of these issues are related to years of wear and tear, such as osteoarthritis of the weight-bearing joints. Others are associated with slow, progressive changes that affect the organ's ability to do their job, such as diabetes, kidney failure and congestive heart failure. Still others, such as obesity, may be connected to lifestyle changes. We can help your senior pet cope with these changes in a variety of ways, including:
Call (301) 475-7808 to schedule senior pet services at our Leaonardtown Veterinary Hospital. Your elderly friend deserves top-quality care -- and we can provide it!