Senior Pet Health Checks

Alphington & Fairfield Vet

It happens to the best of us, and just as getting older means we slow down a little, the same goes for our pets. When they reach 8 or 9 years of age, pets are considered to be seniors and their care requirements change. It doesn’t have to mean a massive adjustment in their lifestyle, but you do need to keep a bit of a closer eye on them. We recommend senior health checks every 6 months from 10 years of age – earlier in large breed dogs – just so we can catch any uncomfortable or dangerous conditions as early as possible. These checkups will include a blood and urine test every 12 months and are a great opportunity to talk to us about any concerns and to re-evaluate your pet’s diet and exercise routine.

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Alphington & Fairfield Vet

Our team of professionals are here to help make pet care easy. If you have any questions or concerns about your pet's health, don’t hesitate to get in touch. We love talking about animals and we’re more than happy to help! If you would like to make an appointment you can book online or give us a call to arrange a suitable time.

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday: 9am - 6:30pm
Saturday: 9am - 12pm
Sunday: Closed


138 Wingrove Street, Fairfield VIC 3078

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