EVERY MONTH forever: prescription heartworm prevention and flea control
FOUR times per year Health SPA visits and technician examinations
Four times a year luxurious Hydrosurge massaging bath, muscle massage, pedicure
Four times per year fecal test for worms and urinalysis
TWICE a year vaccinations, heartworm tests, strategic deworming as needed
Twice a year physical exams by doctor with 24 point report card, digital photographs and written medical plan for the rest of the year
ERD early kidney screens
Vetscope ear endoscope exams with photographs
ONCE a year EKG
Once a year glaucoma test - Tonopen
Once a year ear smear
Once a year blood pressure test
Once a year brief laboratory blood test for major organ functions (CBC, brief chem)
Once a year Wood Lamp screening for fungal skin infection (ringworm)
Once a year blood screening for anemia (PCV)
Once a year blood smear screening for visible parasites
Free deworming for Hookworms, Roundworms, Whipworms and Tapeworms anytime as needed
At this membership level you are entitled to ONE free emergency exam per year during office hours at our clinic
Once a month newsletter
Once a month MEDICAL HEALTH ALERT NEWS
You have the right to contribute questions to the FAQ on the website or for future newsletter
NOTE: these blood screens mentioned here are HEALTHY screenings - if your pet is sick and requires blood testing, that would be a SICK blood panel which is much more extensive and is NOT covered by this health plan
If you’re thinking of getting a pet fish, you should know that your veterinarian has a lot of good advice about pet ownership. Fish can be very rewarding as pets, and you just may be surprised about how much fish actually interact with their owners. Here’s more valuable information about choosing ...
Thanks to advancements in veterinary care, today’s cats can live well into their teen years. It is not uncommon for cats to live to be 18 or even older. However, in order for cats to live a long full life, they need proactive veterinary care to stay healthy.
As cats age, they are at greater risk for ...
Cats rarely display their pain, but cats with feline stomatitis are often the exception. If your cat appears to have mouth pain, is reluctant to eat, doesn't want to groom, is drooling, and doesn't want you to open its mouth, it may be suffering from this debilitating, degenerative oral condition, and ...
Feline leukemia (FeLV) is a virus that weakens your cat's immune system. Unfortunately, when the immune system does not function properly, your cat may be more likely to develop other diseases, such as cancer and blood disorders.
How Cats Contract Feline Leukemia
Cats get feline leukemia from other cats. ...
Nothing must spoil the joys of becoming a new parent. Not even your pets. But family cats with normal, every day habits can pose a risk to expectant women. Women's immune systems can be disturbed by a parasite carried in fecal matter. If you're the primary caretaker of your family's feline friend it ...
The Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery confirms that feline emotional wellbeing, behavior and physical health are a result of how comfortable they are in their environment. Understanding how our cats interact with their environment can help us create a space for owners and cats to mutually thrive ...
Few things stimulate a cat's pleasure faster than catnip. Exposure to this simple herb can reveal a new side to their feline personality. Many cats will go crazy at the smell of this plant.
Catnip has a reputation of being a feline drug and many cat owners wonder if it is safe to give it to their pet. ...
"When my dog Blackie was diagnosed with severe pancreatitis, Dr. Nelmapius prescribed a strict treatment plan but also course of laser therapy. Every time he gets the therapy I can immediately tell he just feels better and after each treatment I could see improvement and the outbreaks have become less frequent and less intense almost to the point of a complete cure."
""I must mention Liz. Such a wonderful loving person and dear friend. Liz drove all the way to my house to bring me medicine that I needed for my very sick Shih Tzu, Bijou. She also was so caring to a little stray dog that found us one morning and was in need of special attention. That little dog was in terrible shape and she cleaned him up for us and comforted him"
Fred and Joyce Pennington
"I really liked the attention, including the details, from Doctor N. I also liked the check-up phone calls from Christina and the other caring staff"
""We found a little sickly stray. He has since become our special little dog since Dr. Nelmapius had to do several surgeries on him to fix major damage from abuse that he received before he found us. I have often said I wish I had a Doctor for my health issues that is as dedicated to each of his patients as Dr Nelmapius"
Fred and Joyce Pennington
"I appreciated the time Doctor N. and his staff at Safari took with us. He personally took the extra time to make sure that I understand everything that is taking place."