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Wellness and Preventive Care in Charlotte, NC for Every Stage of Your Pet's Life

Animal Medical Hospital cat wellness exam

At Animal Medical Hospital & Urgent Care, our goal is to provide veterinary care for all of your pet's milestones. Wellness exams play a crucial role in maintaining the health and well-being of your furry family members. These routine check-ups allow veterinarians to detect and address any potential health issues before they become more serious and costly to treat.

During these exams, veterinarians thoroughly assess your pet’s overall condition, checking for signs of illness, dental problems, or weight management issues. Additionally, regular exams provide an opportunity to discuss preventive measures such as vaccinations, parasite control, and nutrition, ensuring your furry friend receives the best possible care. By scheduling yearly exams, you are investing in your pet’s long-term health and happiness, ensuring they can enjoy a vibrant and fulfilling life by your side.

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During your yearly exam, you can expect:

  • A comprehensive physical examination
  • A check of your pet’s skin heart, lungs, temperature, and weight
  • A dental exam
  • Intestinal parasite screening
  • Wellness blood work panel
  • Heartworm testing
  • Vaccination update
  • Discussion of nutrition, behavior, and answers to any of your questions.

What vaccines are given during yearly exams?

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Cat Vaccines

  • Rabies
  • Feline Distemper / FVRCP
  • Leukemia
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Dog Vaccines

  • Rabies
  • Distemper / DAPP
  • Bordetella / Infectious Tracheobronchitis
  • Leptospirosis
  • Canine Influenza
  • Lyme