Tails of Seattle: A pets blog
Veterinary Q&A: Puppy and geriatric exams
Posted by Neena Pellegrini
Browser cuddles with his mother, Papier, as his littermates sleep. Photo by Carl Bryant
Dr. Raelynn Farnsworth, from WSU's College of Veterinary Medicine, answers this week's question.
Question: What should a first-time puppy visit include? What should a good geriatric exam include? How often should it be done? What can an owner do to prepare for these exams to get the most out of the visits?
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