Keeping your pet healthy can feel like it’s just one cost after another. However, just like with humans, preventative care will help keep you from rushing to the ER – and avoiding that expensive bill. Keep your pet healthy all year round save money on pet health care with these tips.
Schedule Regular Check-Ups
It’s much cheaper to protect against illnesses, than to have to treat them when they’re at a dangerous levels. Don’t skip your pet’s yearly exam.
Personalize Your Pet’s Vaccines
Not all vaccines are mandatory for preventing diseases. Never skip shots that are required by laws or mandatory for your pet’s safety, but talk to your vet to make sure your pet isn’t getting any shots he doesn’t need.
Spay or Neuter Your Pet
Spaying or neutering your pet can save a lot of money by preventing various serious health problems, such as uterine, ovarian and testicular cancers. Ask us for recommendations of shelters that offer low-cost surgery options.
Brush Your Pet’s Teeth
If your pet suffers from dental disease, it can cause heart and kidney problems, resulting in expensive procedures. Establish a dental routine with your vet to keep your pet’s teeth and gums healthy.