Pendle Hill Veterinary Hospital

(02) 9636 5641

215 Wentworth Avenue, Pendle Hill NSW 2145

Health Checks


Todays' pets are living longer than ever, meaning many will experience a potentially serious illness during their lifetime. Annual health checks can help your veterinarian diagnose, treat and prevent problems before they become life-threatening.

Health checks are also a great opportunity to ask us about questions or concerns you have.

Call us today to book a health check for your pet with one of our vets.


HEALTH CHECK LIST

The most important annual health screenings for dogs and cats depends on the individual animal, however, the main areas the veterinarian will focus on may include:

Puppies and kittens

  • Congenital disorders including hernias, malocclusion, dew claws, retained testicles or dysplasia
  • Growth rate

  • Vaccination

  • Parasite control

  • Brachycephalic airway assessment

Dogs and cats (1-6yrs)

  • Vaccinations

  • Parasite control

  • Heart health

  • Dental health

  • Skin health

Additional exams for senior dogs (7+ years)

  • Osteoarthritis check

  • Thyroid check

  • Total health profiles 

  • Diagnostic imaging including radiography and ultrasonography

Additional exams for senior cats (7+ years)

  • Osteoarthritis check

  • Renal disease screen

  • Thyroid check

  • Blood pressure check

  • Total health profiles 

  • Diagnostic imaging including radiography and ultrasonography