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The importance of physical examinations

The cornerstone of your pet’s wellness, is a complete physical exam and consultation with you! Our doctors and technicians make every effort to answer any and all questions you may have about current health issues and possible treatment options. Often, we can help prevent diseases entirely, just by ensuring that your pet has received appropriate vaccinations and preventative care. We recommend that healthy adult dogs and cats visit us once a year. Puppies, kittens, senior pets, and pets with health issues or illnesses need more frequent checkups. We recommend baseline blood work for pets over the age of five. Dogs and cats age much faster than people, so significant changes in your pet’s health can happen in a short time. We will work with you to create an individualized wellness program, including a vaccination and prevention protocol customized specifically to your pet and his or her needs based on risk factors, the doctor’s physical examination findings and your input.

Our focus during a well pet exam is on customizing vaccination protocols, discussing weight, evaluating the physical examination and making sure your pet does not have any abnormalities that are of concern. We also use this time to talk about maintenance care like ear cleaning, dental care and dietary issues.

Current vaccination recommendations:

Adult Dogs
  • DAPPV Vaccine Annually
  • Rabies Vaccine every 3 years after initial booster
  • Bordetella Vaccine Annually
Adult Cats
  • FVRCP Vaccine Annually
  • Rabies Vaccine Annually
  • Leukemia Vaccine for cats spending time outdoors
Puppies
  • DAPPV Vaccine at 8 weeks old
  • DAPPV and Bordetella Vaccine at 11 weeks old
  • DAPV and Rabies Vaccine at 14 weeks old
  • DAPPV Vaccine at 17 weeks old
Kittens
  • FVRCP Vaccine at 8 weeks old
  • FVRCP Vaccine at 11-12 weeks old
  • FVRCP and Rabies Vaccine at 15 weeks old
Veterinary Clinic Reviews
  • We established care recently for a new puppy, Kylo, we had gotten from a family member. Unfortunately our puppy passed away today. I called the vet in tears asking what... read more

    Amber Gabler-Cramer
    8/29/2019
  • Dr. Kurth is absolutely wonderful and honest. I am so glad I brought my dogs here when my normal vet couldn't get us in. I'm moving out of queen creek,... read more

    Dana Richards
    7/29/2019
  • One of my dog's is so nervous around strangers and loud noises. I was easily able to schedule a Saturday appointment and the vet gave us some meds to try.... read more

    Stephanie S.
    7/29/2019
  • Wonderful clinic. They are so kind to my cats and the staff is amazing. Like personal friends to my furry family. I highly recommend them. :)

    Janell Yost
    4/29/2014
  • From the moment that my dog was old enough to get shots and what have you we have only been to this veterinary clinic. I chose this place because of... read more

    Bethany Hammontree
    4/29/2014
  • Wonderful experience. The staff are warm and caring. They know their stuff and quickly got my fur baby back to her normal self. And all for a very... read more

    Anonymous Mail
    1/29/2020
  • Wow. I am extremely impressed with the care and level of service this vet office provides. My pup is getting older with back pain and trouble walking. They were able... read more

    Krystina Bottom
    9/29/2019
  • We definitely recommend Dr. Cohen. We had to say goodbye to our pup but the staff were amazing and supportive and he was very knowledgeable and caring!

    Ashley McCleve
    10/29/2019
  • We love Dr. Cohen and all the front desk staff. My dog, Bruiser, had some head trauma as a puppy that Dr. Cohen checked multiple times for us and even... read more

    Danna Mitchell
    4/29/2017
  • My whole experience was fantastic I wouldn’t of change anything . Everyone there was friendly and gave me information that I didn’t even know to ask and warned me about... read more

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    2/29/2020
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Thanksgiving Day - Closed
Christmas Eve - Closed
Christmas Day - Closed
New Years Eve - Open 7 AM to 7 PM
New Years Day - Closed
July 4th - Closed

Open 7 Days a Week
Mon - Fri 7am-7pm
Sat - Sun 8am-5pm

For Emergency 24 hour care please visit Arizona Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Center @ 86 W Juniper Ave. Gilbert AZ 85233 (Located off Gilbert Road between Elliot and Guadalupe)
Phone: 480-497-0222
Online: azervets.com

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