Routine abdominal ultrasounds can be performed yearly for pets that are prone to splenic tumors such as German Shepherds, Rottweiler’s, and Retrievers.
Below is a list of some of the most common cancer prone breeds:
Rottweiler, Golden Retriever, Labrador Retriever, German Shepherd, Boxer, Great Dane, Bichon Frise, Bernese Mountain Dogs
Radiographs are used for so many preventative purposes including checking for arthritis, hip dysplasia, bladder stones, tracheal collapse, allergic bronchitis, feline asthma, and early heart disease.
Below is a list of pets that are commonly afflicted with bladder stones, heart disease and lower airway complications:
King Charles Cavalier, Yorkshire Terrier, Bichon Frise, Pomeranian, Maltese, Miniature Poodle, and Shih Tzu
All pets can benefit from routine blood and urine profiles. There are so many disease processes that can be prevented or managed with early detection. Below is a list of common findings on early screening.
*Elevated Cholesterol levels