Beechnut Animal Hospital

8541 Beechnut
Houston, TX 77036

(713)774-9731

beechnutanimalhospital.com

Why do our pets need surveillance screening?

Firstly, our pets can't speak, they cannot tell us if they feel off color or unwell or have any other indicators of internal illness. We need to examine them every 6 months as well as run some routine screening tests to detect underlying disease BEFORE it is clinically apparent.

Secondly, pets will actively mask signs of illness until late in the course of disease. This stems from survival instincts in a pack or colony situation.

Use the age chart below to find your pets age in "people" years and the screening testing recommended for each stage of his or her life.

We believe the following tests give us the best chance of helping your pets live longer, healthier lives.

 

7 years and older 

Every 12 months - Senior Health Profile (comprehensive internal organ screen including Thyroid testing, electrolytes and red and white cell counts 

 

 

HOURS

Mon Wed

7 am

7 pm

Tue Thur Fri

7 am

6 pm

Sat

8 am

12 pm

Sun

Closed


 

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