Monday, May 5, 2008

Dog and Cat health

Maintaining and making sure that your pet has good dog or cat health is something that you can easily do at home. Before rushing off to a vet, or to a cat or dog grooming parlour there are some simple checks and grooming practices you can do on your own at home. Grooming your pet gives you a great opportunity to get a hands on and close up check of your animals overall dog or cat health.

When you are grooming and checking your cat or dog you can easily spot fleas, ticks, rashes, scars and other potential and unknown health problems. Cat health is very important to maintain and looking after you pet’s well being is a job that does not require a lot of time or effort but just needs to be done with a few simple checks on a consistent basis.

It is also a good idea to do overall body checks on your cat or dog before a visit the vet, so that if there are any problem areas you can bring them to your vet’s attention and find out if anything is wrong. Good dog and cat health is necessary for your pet’s well being and for you and your family to maintain a happy, healthy household.