What pet foods do you recommend?
There are many great brands out there but make sure you feed a premium diet such as Purina Pro Plan, Science Diet, or Iams.
What is the price of an exam?
We offer $25 off with a referral for an exam for patients who need a wellness visit. Our standard comprehensive exam is $62.00.
Do we offer payment plans?
We offer CareCredit and we have wellness plans to help spread the costs of routine care.
When do we perform surgeries?
We routinely schedule on Tuesdays and Thursdays but can make arrangements on other days if needed.
What are the benefits of spay and neuter?
Greatly reduces the risk of certain cancers later in life. Eliminates the chances of uterine infections. Decreases/eliminates unwanted behaviors such as aggression and running off. It is also the only way to prevent unwanted litters of puppies or kittens without placing the extra burden on shelters.
How old does my puppy or kitten have to be for spay or neuter?
We recommend around 6 months of age to avoid urinary incontinence issues from being too young and before the first heat cycle to reduce the risk of mammary cancers.
How do I know if my pet needs a dental?
If your pet has bad breath, inflamed or really red gums, tartar buildup on their teeth, loose/broken teeth, or difficulty eating.
Should my pet take heartworm, flea, and tick prevention year round?
Unfortunately yes! Cincinnati is notorious for bursts of warm days even in the winter. Ticks have been found hiding under leaves in a foot of snow!
Why is my pet scooting?
There can be several reasons. The most common is full anal glands. But it can also be caused by intestinal parasites or other more serious health issues.