Puppy & Kitten Care  Long Beach, CA

Welcoming a New Puppy or Kitten to Your Family: Expert Care at LBC Vets

Congratulations on the exciting addition to your family! At LBC Vets, located at 1752 Clark Ave, Long Beach, CA 90815, we understand the joy that comes with bringing a new puppy or kitten into your home. Under the expert care of Dr. Alexis Kessler and our dedicated team, we’re here to guide you through the essential steps of ensuring a healthy and happy start for your newest family member.

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About Our Puppy and Kitten Care Services:

Bringing a new puppy or kitten home is a special moment, and their early months are critical for their development. Our comprehensive care services include:

  • Initial Health Check-up:
    Schedule your puppy or kitten’s first visit to LBC Vets for a thorough health check-up with Dr. Alexis Kessler. This examination allows us to assess their overall health, identify any potential issues, and establish a baseline for future care.
  • Vaccinations and Preventative Care:
    Protecting your young pet from diseases is crucial. Dr. Kessler will create a personalized vaccination schedule based on your pet’s age, breed, and lifestyle. We’ll also discuss and implement preventative care measures, including parasite prevention.
  • Nutritional Guidance:
    Proper nutrition is essential for your puppy or kitten’s growth and development. Dr. Kessler provides expert nutritional guidance, recommending a balanced diet that supports their unique needs.
  • Behavioral Counseling:
    Early training and socialization are key for a well-behaved pet. Dr. Kessler offers behavioral counseling to address common challenges and guide you in fostering positive behaviors in your new furry friend.
  • Spaying and Neutering Consultation:
    Discussing spaying and neutering options is an important aspect of caring for your new pet. Dr. Kessler will provide guidance on the appropriate timing for these procedures.
  • Microchipping:
    Ensure your pet’s safety by considering microchipping. Dr. Kessler can discuss the benefits of microchipping for identification and reunification in case your pet ever gets lost.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

Vaccination recommendations vary based on species, age, and lifestyle. Dr. Kessler will create a tailored vaccination plan for your pet.

Dr. Kessler can provide guidance on house training, including crate training, establishing routines, and positive reinforcement techniques.

The timing for spaying or neutering depends on the breed and individual pet. Dr. Kessler will discuss the appropriate timing during your visits.

For expert care that ensures a strong and healthy start for your new puppy or kitten, contact LBC Vets at (562) 579-4485. Schedule an appointment with Dr. Alexis Kessler to embark on a journey of lifelong health and companionship.