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Call 210-670-8400 or 210-521-4813 to schedule an appointment for your pet.
1424 S. Ellison Drive, Suite 100, San Antonio, TX 78245 10839 Potranco Road, San Antonio, TX 78251

3 Tips for Pet Health

3 Tips for Keeping Your Pet Healthy

High Quality Diet
Having a high-quality diet will help your pet maintain a good immune system, keep their bodies healthy, and much more. When your pet is on a diet that is good for them, their coat will be shiny and they will have healthy skin and bright eyes. It can also help regulate their weight, give them more energy, and produce many of the same benefits that a good diet would for a human. If you are unsure of what food will be best for your pet, just ask your local veterinarian!

Exercise

Much like people, pets need exercise and activity (as well as a regulated diet) to keep them lean and their weight in check. When your pet is overweight, it can expose them to several health issues (including joint and heart diseases), and even shorten their lives by up to 2 years. Going on walks and playing with your pets frequently can help get them the exercise they need to stay healthy and mobile.

Regular Vet Checkups

The only way to be sure that your pet is in good health is to take them to the vet regularly. Beyond doing vaccinations, a vet will be able to tell you if your pet is in good physical health and even find previously un-diagnosed illnesses or diseases, which will allow you to tackle them as soon as possible. In most cases, finding illnesses early enough will improve the chances successful treatment immensely.

Get a Checkup at Ellison Drive Animal Hospital!

Ellison Drive Animal Hospital has two locations in the San Antonio area for your convenience. Whether you need to bring your pet in for a scheduled checkup, or feel that there may be something going on with them that you need checked out, our trained veterinarians will be able to help. Our staff have years of experience with animals of all kinds and will always treat your pet with the same amount of love and care as they would their own. Feel free to browse our site and look at our services, which include grooming and boarding!

Our Locations

1424 S. Ellison Drive, Suite 100
San Antonio, TX 78245
210-670-8400
10839 Potranco Road
San Antonio, TX 78251
210-521-4813
Call (210) 670-8400 For Paw-Sitively Great Care!
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