Prepare your house for your pet's arrival. A special place should be designated for it to eat, sleep, and eliminate. Obtain any necessary accessories (eg, collar, leash, ID tag, crate, cage, aquarium and dishes) before you bring your pet home. For most pets, you will need to pet-proof your home just as you would child-proof your home to avoid accidents. Harmful cleansers, plants, electrical cords, and breakable objects should be kept out of reach. Open windows should be screened.

Roaming pets are prime candidates for fights with other animals, traffic accidents, and communicable diseases from other animals. Their life span can be expected to be considerably shorter as a result.

Most pets are strictly indoor pets and are perfectly content, as long as they have access to food and fresh water at all times. AVMA strongly recommends that for a healthier, happier pet you consider keeping your pets indoors only. If your pet must go outside, make sure you know where it is at all times, that the pet is old enough to manage on its own, that it is identified in some fashion (microchip ID or breakaway collar and tag), current on vaccinations, and not outdoors in extremely cold, hot, or inclement weather.

If you don't want your pet in certain areas of the house, start training it immediately to avoid those areas. When choosing where your pet will sleep, keep in mind some pets are nocturnal animals and will be active at night. Placing soft bedding materials in secluded corners will help your pet to feel at home.

  • Exams and Vaccinations

    Experts agree that widespread use of vaccines within the last century has prevented death and disease in millions of animals. Pets, like people, can be protected from some diseases by vaccination. Although this resource provides basic information about vaccinations for your dog or cat, your veterinarian

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  • Obedience and Training

    Obedience training helps prevent negative encounters between family members and the dog. It reinforces the bond between the handler(s) and pet. Obedience Training A MUST for every good family dog, regardless of size or breed! Puppies may start classes when they are as young as 8 weeks old. Obedience

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  • Dr Cohen and his staff are great with our pets and we are glad we switched vets.  Their follow up is attentive and quick. Costs are in line if not better than other options in the area.  Dr Cohen is caring and a genuinely nice doctor.

    - Lauren S.
  • Caring vet who takes his time with the animals, makes sure all questions and concerns are addressed, doesn't suggest unnecessary testing and follows up when it is indicated. A kind and competent staff who have solved any number of issues for me. I definitely recommend.

    - Kirsten D.
  • Wonderful staff! Knowledgeable doctors that spend a great deal of time explaining their knowledge while giving friendly eye contact. They really care here.Loved our visit for our cat

    - Patrick W.
  • What a wonderful vet and staff!!  I highly recommend these kind, caring and competent professionals!   Dr. Cohen is gentle, knowledgeable, offers alternatives and is not pushy or judgmental in any regard. Both of my cats are comfortable with him, which is critical to my happiness!   Bueno!

    - Sally C.

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