Ensuring that your pet is well cared for throughout all the stages of life is a critical part of our mission and core values
Additionally, the risks of arthritis, cancer, diabetes, heart disease, hormone disorders, and kidney and liver problems all increase with age. Because you spend the most time with your pet, you are your pet’s expert, as well as his or her greatest advocate. You’ll find some helpful information on this page for keeping your pet healthy. If you have any questions about your pet’s health, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Ensuring that your pet is well cared for throughout all the stages of life is a critical part of our mission and core values at Great Neck Veterinary Clinic. Pets age faster than people, making it important that a thorough wellness exam is performed regularly.
Puppies are without a doubt some of the most adorable things on the planet. Parenting a new puppy, however, is no walk in the park. Establishing good and healthy habits in those first few sleep-deprived weeks will lay the foundation for many dog-years of happiness for you and your puppy.
Raising a kitten is one of the most fun things you’ll ever do, but it’s also a big responsibility. Our guide will walk you through the basics of how to take care of that playful, purring bundle of fur.
The American Animal Hospital Association’s (AAHA) Canine Vaccine Guidelines remind us that not all pets are alike. That’s why vaccine selections need to be individualized, with due consideration for factors such as age, health status, geographic area, travel, and exposure risks.
Aging Pet Care
We often hear about – and, in many cases, think about – the impact of human aging on individual and societal health and wellbeing. It turns out that many effects of aging are shared by people and pets. Just as we can take steps to care for ourselves and our senior family members, we can provide focused care for aging pets to help maintain their health and quality of life.
Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to questions that pet owners frequently ask us