basic wellness dogs 2All Dogs

  • Annual or semi-annual wellness examinations.
  • Routine core vaccinations including Rabies vaccine and “Distemper” vaccine (this includes protection against canine distemper as well as hepatitis, parainfluenza, and parvovirus).
  • Other vaccinations on a case by case basis depending on your dog’s lifestyle
  • Regular fecal examinations (one to four times annually, depending on your dog’s lifestyle).
  • Annual screening tests for heartworm and tick born diseases.
  • Year-round monthly parasite prevention including heartworm, fleas and ticks.
  • We encourage questions and discussions regarding nutrition, behavior, and any other topics of concern.


  • Monthly exams and vaccinations as appropriate, starting at 6-8 weeks of age and ending at 16+ weeks age.
  • Fecal examinations and deworming at each puppy visit until two negative fecal results are obtained.
  • Spay and neuter surgery procedures typically around 6 months of age (in females prior to the first heat cycle).

Senior and Geriatric Dogs

  • Semi-annual wellness examinations to catch disease processes as early as possible.
  • Annual screening bloodwork to monitor for aging diseases such as diabetes, kidney disease and thyroid disease.