Posted on Apr 14, 2008 | Comments 0
Just like human beings, pets will also have several health problems.
Before getting the pet, you must think about which pet will be suitable for your family and what are the most common health problems among those pets.
Once you get the pet, you should keep it healthy by taking care of it in several aspects [Pet health instructions]. Here are some of the symptoms which indicate that your pet is not healthy:
- Drinking lot of water and eating less food. This indicates that your pet has loss of appetite and also some complications attached to it [Pet food].
- Losing or gaining more weight within short period of time.
- Being tired and sluggish.
- Strange lumps.
- Feeling trouble in moving up and getting down.
- Performing strange behavior.
All pet medications are not suitable for all pets. Depending upon the breed and type of the pet, the medications will vary from one another. You must protect the health of your pet by vaccinating it in regular intervals of time.
Don’t take your own decision regarding the usage of medication for your pets. You must consult the vet and know which type of problem it has and what are the suitable pet medications for that problem.
Before using the medications regularly, you must test whether that pet medication is suitable for your pet or not by observing the pet for 24 hours after the usage of medication. If it does not show any health problems, then you can continue the dosage of medication; otherwise meet your vet.
Just like human beings, pets also need care and affection when they are ill. Provide appropriate care and affection needed for the pets when they are struggling with certain health problems.