Pet Wellness Exams and Vaccinations

At Paws Veterinary Clinic and Grooming Spa in Joplin, MO, we believe that preventive care is the cornerstone of your pet’s well-being. Our pet wellness exams and vaccinations are designed to keep your furry friends healthy, active, and full of life.

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Pet Wellness Exams: A Comprehensive Approach

What are Pet Wellness Exams?
Pet wellness exams are routine check-ups conducted by our experienced veterinarians to assess your pet’s overall health. These exams are an opportunity to detect any potential issues early on and address them before they become serious health concerns.

Pet Vaccinations: Building Immunity

  1. Why Vaccinate Your Pet?: Vaccinations are an essential part of preventive care, protecting your pet against potentially life-threatening diseases. They help build immunity and ensure a longer, healthier life for your furry companion.
  2. Core Vaccinations:  Core vaccinations are recommended for all pets and protect against diseases such as rabies, distemper, and parvovirus. These vaccinations are fundamental to your pet’s health and are required by law in many places.
  3. Lifestyle-Based Vaccinations: Depending on your pet’s lifestyle and risk factors, additional vaccinations may be recommended. These can include protection against diseases like Lyme disease or feline leukemia.

Benefits of Pet Wellness Exams and Vaccinations

Early Disease Detection

Wellness exams provide a proactive approach to your pet’s health, allowing veterinarians to detect and address potential health issues early, before they escalate.

Tailored Preventive Care

Our veterinarians will create a customized preventive care plan based on your pet’s individual needs, ensuring they receive the right vaccinations and care at the right time.

Extended Lifespan

Regular wellness exams and vaccinations significantly contribute to your pet’s overall well-being, extending their lifespan and enhancing their quality of life.