By focusing on preventive care, our vets at Canyon Animal Hospital can keep common diseases and disorders from developing in the first place.
We can use regularly scheduled routine exams, pet vaccinations and parasite prevention to build a solid foundation for your animal's routine healthcare.
Preventive care offers your pet the best chance at a long, healthy life. Our team will work with you to create a custom preventive care plan for your dog or cat, geared to their unique needs.
Current dog and cat vaccinations are essential to protect your furry friend from a range of contagious, often serious, diseases. By having your pet spayed or neutered, you'll prevent the birth of unwanted litters. These common veterinary surgeries can also help to protect your pet against some serious types of cancer.
Kittens need these shots in their first year of life to protect them from dangerous diseases.
While the following are not kitten vaccinations, spaying, neutering and microchipping help protect your cat from a number of health issues, and therefore fall under the preventive health care umbrella.
Puppies need these shots in their first year to protect them from serious diseases.
Although the following are not puppy vaccinations, spaying, neutering, and microchipping help protect your dog from a number of health issues, and therefore fall under the preventive health care umbrella.
Parasites are a serious threat to health for people and animals in Laguna Beach and surrounding areas. If they are not treated, parasites can become life-threatening for both cats and dogs. Our parasite prevention products can help protect your animal from these common parasites:
These external parasites consume the blood of mammals and birds. Untreated fleas can quickly spread throughout your household.
Ticks are external parasites feed on mammal blood and are responsible for spreading a variety of serious conditions in pets and people.
Ear mites are tiny but highly contagious. They live in the ear canals of cats, dogs and other mammals and continuously reproduce.
This thread-like parasitic roundworm spreads via mosquito bites and lives in the heart, lungs and blood vessels of infected animals.
These parasites reside in the digestive tracts of cats and dogs, feeding on a pet's blood. Hookworms can lead to other conditions.
This parasitic worm robs animals of vital nutrients needed to stay healthy. The parasite lives in the intestine.
Tapeworms are spread through the ingestion of infected fleas during grooming. These hook-like parasitic worms live and grow in your pet's intestines.
Whipworms are spread through the ingestion of soil that has been in contact with an infected dog's feces. Whipworms pose a serious health risk to dogs.
Canyon Animal Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Laguna Beach companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.