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Advice From Your Boca Raton Veterinarian

We are all interested in the health of our pets, their well-being and ways in which we can ensure they live long and happy lives. We listen to advice from our Boca Raton veterinarian and make optimal choices when it comes to vaccinations, spay and neutering and diet, but some might wonder what else we can do to help our pets live longer lives.

We think about these things because we want our pets to enjoy optimal health. This is why we make the right choices like having our pets vaccinated and feeding them a healthy diet. Educate yourself or ask our veterinarian what type of nutrients your pet requires and learn about how much you need to feed your particular pet.

You should provide your pet with fresh water every day. Keeping your pet well-hydrated every day is very important and even more critical on hot days.

Taking your pet to the vet on a regular basis is a big step in ensuring a long and healthy life. There are conditions your pet could be suffering that shows no visual symptoms. A vet will catch these types of conditions before it’s too late.

You might take your dog for regular walks, but this is simply not enough. There is no set guideline in how much exercise your dog needs, but he should have the opportunity to run around and play without the restrictions of a leash. Take your dog to the dog park on a regular basis and let him run free.

Following these tips is a positive step in helping your pet live a longer life.