Pet Wellness Care

Regular visits to the veterinarian for wellness care help strengthen the bond between you and your pet. These visits provide opportunities for positive interactions and reinforce your role as a caring and responsible pet owner. Additionally, they allow veterinarians to get to know your pet better and provide personalized care tailored to their individual needs.

At Wilkes County Veterinary Services, we perform routine prevention services for dogs and cats, as well as for large animals and livestock such as horses and cattle, which encompasses a variety of services like vaccinations, parasite prevention, dental care, and nutrition and behavior management.


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Pet wellness care is important because it helps our veterinarians with:

  • Early Disease Detection: Regular wellness exams allow our doctors to monitor your pet's health and detect any signs of illness or disease early on. By identifying health issues in their early stages, treatment can be initiated promptly, often leading to better outcomes and potentially preventing the progression of serious conditions.
  • Preventative Healthcare: Preventative measures such as vaccinations, parasite control, and dental care exams help protect pets from common diseases, parasites, and dental problems, reducing the risk of illness and minimizing the need for more invasive and costly treatments later on.
  • Quality of Life: Investing in your pet's wellness care can help extend their lifespan and improve their overall quality of life. By addressing their healthcare needs proactively, you can help ensure that your pet remains healthy, active, and comfortable as they age, allowing them to enjoy a higher quality of life for longer.
  • Cost Savings: Preventative care is often more cost-effective than treating advanced or chronic health conditions. By staying current on vaccinations, maintaining regular veterinary visits, and following preventative healthcare recommendations, you can potentially reduce the need for costly medical interventions and emergency care down the road.
  • Education and Guidance: Pet wellness visits also offer valuable opportunities for you to receive education and guidance on topics such as nutrition, behavior, and exercise. Veterinarians can offer advice on maintaining your pet's optimal health and well-being, empowering you to make informed decisions about their care and lifestyle.

Pet wellness care is essential for promoting your pet's health, happiness, and longevity. By prioritizing preventative healthcare and staying proactive about your pet's wellness needs, you can help ensure that they lead a long, healthy, and fulfilling life by your side.