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Veterinary Services

Puppy and Kitten Care in Forest Hills, NY

When you are welcoming a new puppy or kitten into your household, it is important to get them off to a good start.

Puppies and kittens require a thorough physical examination, including testing for common diseases, parasite screening/remediation and age appropriate vaccinations.

Do you know how much or what you should be feeding your new puppy or kitten? Puppy and kitten nutritional needs differ from their adult counterparts. We can help you create a personalized diet plan for you new puppy or kitten.

Is your new pet exhibiting behavioral issues or not acclimating well to their new environment? Let us advise you on how best to break bad habits and smooth the transition to their new surrounding.

Finally, it is important when you own a new puppy or kitten to consider spaying or neutering for the well recognized positive health benefits. Spaying females prior to their first heat cycle almost eliminates their risk of breast cancer and completely eliminates the risk of uterine infections and uterine cancer. Neutering males, prevents testicular cancer and the enlargement of the prostate glands and greatly reduces the risk for perianal tumors.