Puppy & Kitten Care

At Animal Medical Centre of Greensboro, we understand the joy and responsibility that comes with welcoming a new puppy or kitten into your home.
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Puppy & Kitten Care in Greensboro, NC

Our veterinary team is dedicated to providing comprehensive healthcare tailored to the unique needs of these young animal companions.

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Welcoming Your New Addition

When you bring home a puppy or kitten, it’s essential to schedule a veterinary check-up as soon as possible. Our experienced veterinarians will conduct a thorough examination to ensure your new furry friend is healthy and to establish a baseline for their future care.

Vaccinations and Preventive Care

Vaccinations are crucial for protecting puppies and kittens from common diseases. Our team will create a personalized vaccination schedule based on your pet’s age, lifestyle, and risk factors. Additionally, we’ll discuss preventive measures such as flea, tick, and heartworm prevention to keep your pet safe and healthy.

Nutrition and Diet

Proper nutrition is vital for the growth and development of young pets. We’ll provide guidance on selecting the right diet for your puppy or kitten, taking into account factors such as breed, age, and activity level. Our goal is to ensure your pet receives the nutrients they need to thrive.

Training and Socialization

Early training and socialization are essential for puppies and kittens to become well-adjusted adult animals. Our team can offer advice on basic obedience training, housebreaking, and behavior modification techniques. We’ll also discuss the importance of exposing your pet to various environments, people, and animals to help them develop into confident companions.

Dental Care

Good oral hygiene is crucial for your pet’s overall health. We’ll recommend dental care products and techniques to keep your puppy or kitten’s teeth clean and healthy. Regular dental check-ups are also essential for detecting and preventing dental issues such as tartar buildup and gum disease.

Spaying and Neutering

Spaying or neutering your pet not only helps control the pet population but also offers numerous health benefits. Our veterinarians can discuss the timing and benefits of these procedures and address any concerns you may have.

Emergency Care

Accidents and illnesses can occur anytime, so we offer emergency veterinary services for puppies and kittens. If your pet experiences a medical emergency, our team is here to provide prompt and compassionate care.