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Senior Pet Care

At Grand Avenue Veterinary Hospital, we understand the unique needs of senior pets and the importance of tailored care to ensure their health and happiness in their golden years.

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Senior Pet Care in West Des Moines, IA

As a trusted veterinary hospital serving West Des Moines, IA, we are dedicated to providing compassionate support for aging companions and their families.
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Understanding Senior Pet Care

As pets age, they may experience a range of health issues, from arthritis and dental problems to cognitive decline and chronic diseases. Our team of experienced veterinarians is well-versed in senior pet care, offering comprehensive services to address these challenges and enhance your pet’s quality of life.

Senior Per Care Services Offered

Comprehensive Wellness Exams: Regular check-ups are essential for senior pets to detect and address any health issues early on. Our veterinarians perform thorough examinations and recommend appropriate screenings to monitor your pet’s health.
Pain Management: Arthritis and other age-related conditions can cause pain and discomfort for senior pets. We offer various pain management options, including medications, supplements, and physical therapy, to help alleviate your pet’s discomfort and improve their mobility.
Nutritional Counseling: Proper nutrition is vital for senior pets to maintain a healthy weight and support their aging bodies. Our team provides personalized nutritional counseling to ensure your pet receives the appropriate diet for their age, health status, and individual needs.
Senior Pet Screenings: Early detection is crucial for managing age-related diseases such as kidney disease, diabetes, and cancer. We offer senior pet screenings, including blood work, urinalysis, and imaging tests, to identify any underlying health issues and develop appropriate treatment plans.

Why Choose Grand Avenue Veterinary Hospital?

Experienced Team: Our veterinarians have extensive experience in senior pet care and are dedicated to providing personalized attention and compassionate support to you and your aging companion.

State-of-the-Art Facilities: Our hospital is equipped with advanced diagnostic and treatment tools to ensure your pet receives the highest standard of care.

Client Education: We believe in empowering pet owners with the knowledge and resources they need to make informed decisions about their pet’s health. Our team provides comprehensive education and guidance on senior pet care, including preventive measures and treatment options.

Schedule a Senior Pet Care Appointment Today

Give your senior pet the care and attention they deserve at Grand Avenue Veterinary Hospital. Contact us today to schedule a comprehensive wellness exam and learn more about our senior pet care services in West Des Moines, IA. Your pet’s health and happiness are our top priorities.