Typically, prevention is the best treatment for a variety of conditions. Regular annual checkups by your veterinarian are required to diagnose the early onset of any problems.
There is a clear link between heart disease and periodontal disease. By keeping your dog or cat’s mouth clean can help save teeth and help you avoid any costly dental procedures and anesthesia to remove infected teeth.
Your pet’s skin is the largest organ on his body. Changes in appetite, the appearance of the coat and the appearance of allergies or lesions can all be an indicator of internal disease. Regular checkups can identify any problems before they occur.
Also, some diseases like heartworm, cancer, and heart disease are all treatable, and early detection often extends the life of your pet.