The doctors and staff of Westwood Animal Hospital are concerned about the health and well being of our patients and their families. Puppies and kittens should be examined soon after birth and dewormed every 2 weeks until 6-8 weeks of age. At this age, vaccinations and a monthly parasite prevention program are started. After the final puppy/kitten boosters are administered, the semi-annual regular wellness visits are initiated.
We recommend regular wellness visits every 6-12 months for all of our canine and feline patients in order to closely monitor the health of your pet.
Each wellness visit typically includes: