Primary health care
Avoid all health risks for a happy pet
- The basis for a healthy happy pet is to avoid health risks. This is achieved by preventative health care, early detection of health problems and timely intervention if problems are detected. The adage “Prevention is better than cure” is the basis for this approach
- This involves primary or preventative health care programs such as Puppy socialisation classes, Puppy health Care Programs, Adult health Care Programs, Weight Reduction Clinics, Pain Management Clinics for Arthritic Pets, Geriatric Health Care and Health Check Programs. Other measures like routine laboratory testing and general health checks, such as proposed in human medicine, is essential for disease preventions
- Vaccinations, deworming and other parasite control measures as well as appropriate nutrition forms are the cornerstone of preventative medicine.