How to Prepare Your Dog for the Vet

Trips to the vet can be scary for dogs and stressful for owners. However, with a little training and planning, you can help keep your dog relaxed and well-behaved during vet visits. In addition to keeping its anxiety in check, you might need to fast your dog or follow other pre-appointment instructions. On the day of the exam, try to stick to your dog’s normal routine, and have its favorite treats handy to keep it calm in the waiting room.

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