Preventive Care Club: Senior Dog (starting at 6-8 years of age based on breed) Items included at 100% discount:
- Comprehensive physical exams and thorough consultations with the doctor (2).
- All standard immunizations (vaccines) based on the most current research and according to the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA).
- We use mostly vaccines that are half volume to ensure the most Fear-Free experience possible for your pet.
- Lyme and Rattlesnake Vaccine not included, but see below for discounts if these are warranted.
- Preventive Wellness Lab Work and Parasite Screens.
- Treating disease early is often much more successful than treating once it is already progressed. Relying strictly on outward symptoms in our pets for disease detection is often inadequate. Preventive blood and urine screen are a large piece of the puzzle in detecting the disease early
- Organ function and blood cell counts are thoroughly evaluated via a blood and urine sample (thyroid screening included on the senior plan).
- Parasite screening through fecal egg flotation and new antigen testing (two fecal testings annually included in plan according to CAPC guidelines)
- Heartworm antigen, Lyme/Ehrlichia/Anaplasma antibody testing.
- Ear Cytology to screen for ear infections (1).
- Blood Pressure to evaluate for hypertension (1).
- X-Rays of the chest, abdomen, and hips to screen for masses and arthritis; includes a report from a board-certified radiologist (1).
Value-Added items included at a variable discounted rate:
- Additional exam fees (unlimited) not covered in the plan are discounted by 50%.
- Additional x-ray views during annual screen if needed are discounted by 50%.
- Fear-Free Nail Trims and Anal Gland Expressions are discounted by 20%.
- These are typically very stressful experiences for your pet and we aim to change this through a Fear-Free approach. Visit www.fearfreehappyhomes.com/blog.
- Victory Visit packages are discounted by 20%.
- Some dogs already have a negative association with the veterinarian and begin a fear response before they even enter the clinic. We want to change that. Victory Visit are fun visits where nothing but treats, pets, and positive things happen so we can work to create new, positive associations with the vet clinic.
Monthly Rate for Preventive Care Club: Senior Dog Plan: $57
- Up to 30% discount based on retail rates (not including the value-added items).
- Value-added discounts are a pure bonus of being a Preventive Care Club member.
- One-time, non-refundable, $50 enrollment fee and the first three months due at sign-up.