Pet Care Education in Sarasota, FL

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
At West Coast Veterinary Center we believe in educating our clients on preventative health care, holistic care, nutritional diets and training tips. The more you know about your pet, the better equipped you will be to meet your pet's needs. Our experienced team has the answers you need in order to promote the health of your pet.

If you need pet care in the Sarasota, Fl area, call us today at 941-925-2262 to schedule an appointment.
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Flea and Tick Control

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
Like most pet owners, you like to enjoy spending quality time with your pets outdoors in the Florida good weather. Don't leave them at risk for any unwelcome visits from unwanted parasites like fleas and ticks. When flea invasions get out of control or when ticks hitch a ride with your pet. Not only can these unfriendly parasites make your pets extremely uncomfortable, they can pose grave health risks.

Since fleas can survive year around in Florida by feeding on unprotected pets and ticks are ... Read more
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Behavioral Counseling

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
At West Coast Veterinary Center we know you love your pet and only want the best for their physical, emotional,and behavioral health. When it comes to things like digging, barking, aggression and other behavioral issues, owners can be easy overwhelmed.
Our veterinarians will help you discover the steps and actions you can take to help your pet lead a happier, more balanced life. We offer several ... Read more
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Dietary Counseling

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
Our veterinarians are concerned about your pet's nutrition. The right nutrition can enhance your pet's health and extend the life of your companion. A well balanced nutritional program can reduce or eliminate episodes of:

  • Pet skin allergies- Itching and scratching
  • Intestinal disorders
  • Hot spot
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Obesity has become an extremely important health problem in the Western world, not just for humans but for dogs and cats as well. Obesity in pets is associated with joint problems, diabetes mellitus, respiratory compromise, and decreased life span; recent estimations suggest that up to 35% of dogs ... Read more
 

Grooming

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
How important is grooming to your pet's comfort? Consider a simple mat, so easy to be overlook. A mat will feel like a constant pull on the skin. Try to imagine those all over your body, and you have a good idea how uncomfortable an ungroomed coat can be.

Your dog need never know what a mat feels like if you keep him brushed and combed -- but that's just the start of the health benefits. Regular grooming allows you to look for lumps, bumps and injuries, while clearing such things as tangles and ticks from his coat.
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How important is grooming to your pet's comfort? Consider a simple mat, so easy to be overlook. A mat will feel like a constant pull on the skin. Try to imagine those all over your body, and you have a good idea how uncomfortable an ungroomed coat can be.

Your dog need never know what a mat feels ... Read more
 

Hurricane Preparedness Check List

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
Making sure you have all the essentials items for your pet is a simple task when you have this list.

If you need any of the paperwork just give us a call and we can e-mail any document that you may need.

Please click here for the entire check list.
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