Based on our years of veterinary experience, Mandarin Animal Hospital in South Jacksonville knows that the thorough practice of preventative medicine is the most effective means to keep your pet healthy. It is also the most effective method of minimizing the lifetime cost of care for your beloved companion.
We recommend routine pet wellness examinations—the veterinary equivalent of the yearly physical you receive from your doctor—as well as:
Mandarin Animal Hospital has cultivated a network of Jacksonville veterinary specialists within our area to whom we refer our clients when necessary. We realize there are times when we need to seek outside expertise in order to provide your pet with the best care possible. This would include:
The cornerstone of any preventative care program is regular pet wellness exams. These routine exams make for a great opportunity for you to ask or introduce any health-related questions or concerns you may have. Your veterinarian will also use this time to discuss age-related health issues with you and provide any new information on the care of your specific type and breed of pet.
During your pet’s wellness exam, your veterinarian will: