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Preventive Care: Why Does My Pet Need a Checkup?
As pet parents, we want our pets to live the longest, happiest and healthiest lives possible with us. Regular checkups are an essential part of keeping any pet healthy. In fact, the American Veterinary Medical Association and the American Animal Hospital Association's preventive care guidelines say that dogs and cats should visit the veterinarian at least annually, and in many cases, more frequent healthy-pet checkups should happen more often than that. Learn more about the importance of bringing your pet to the veterinarian for checkups here, as well as some surprising things that may signal a visit to the veterinarian is in order.
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