Keeping your pet up to date on immunizations and booster injections is a highly effective way to prevent many common diseases and infections like distemper and rabies. Beyond those core vaccines, your pet’s age, lifestyle, and likely exposure to certain diseases will be evaluated before we recommend additional inoculations. Read More
Imagine what your teeth would be like if you never cleaned them. Well, the same thing is happening to your pet's teeth without good oral care. We recommend annual dental cleanings and can show you tips for brushing your pet’s teeth, which can reduce the need for expensive extractions and more serious dental work down the line.
Fleas, ticks, worms—preventing them in the first place is much easier and ultimately less expensive than getting rid of them after they’ve infested your pet. We recommend monitoring your pet and having them screened for internal parasites regularly, and we offer a variety of alternatives for flea, tick, and heartworm prevention. Read More
Changes in mood or behavior, lack of grooming, or litterbox problems can often be a symptom of an underlying medical condition. Swiftly addressing these shifts can help to identify and treat the root cause. Read More
Skin and Coat Care
Grooming and washing are fundamental aspects of proper pet hygiene. Proper skin and hair care can prevent things like mange, matting, bacterial infections, and more. Read More
It's important that our pets are getting enough exercise—especially if they live indoors—is extremely important in maintaining cardiovascular health and a healthy weight, as well as improve their overall mental well-being. Read More
At Cary Street Veterinary Hospital, we love elder pets! We also know that preventative care is even more significant for them. Our pets age much more rapidly than humans, so diseases and illness progress faster as well. We recommend twice-yearly exams and screenings for senior pets to help prolong and improve the quality of their life. Read More