Dr. Bennett provides the following mobile veterinary services in security of your pet's home.
Because our pets have shorter life spans than humans the onset and progression of disease can be very subtle and undetectable to most caretakers. Dr. Bennett examines your pet in the comfort of its home with superb bedside manner. Your pet's health can be more accurately assessed under these conditions because clinical signs of disease are not masked by the adrenaline surge caused by traveling to the veterinary hospital. A more accurate physical exam is one of the most valuable benefits of utilizing Dr. Bennett's Mobile Vet Service.
Pet Wellness and Disease Prevention
Vaccines, parasite control and disease prevention are a very important part of insuring your pet healthy. Dogs and cats constantly have their noses to the ground consuming contaminated dirt and feces. By nature, many pets hunt small prey which may harbor transmissible parasitic, viral and bacterial disease. Furthermore, our pets all have their own predispositions for particular genetic or breed specific diseases and conditions. It is crucial to have your pet examined by a veterinarian on a regular basis and to employ the appropriate testing, vaccines and prophylactics to prevent disease. Dr. Bennett's Veterinary House Call Service utilizes the most modern and cutting edge technology to make sure your pet is safe, healthy and happy.
When it is time to say goodbye to your pet, Dr. Bennett will make sure the transition is peaceful, painless and dignified. A mobile vet. service eliminates the trip to the veterinary hospital and allows your pet to have a comfortable passing which is the definition of euthanasia. Dr. Bennett's Mobile Veterinary Service uses the best sedatives and delivers superb bedside manner to make sure euthanasia is smooth and immediate. Dr. Bennett's Mobile Veterinary Service will provide cremation services that include private cremation with return of ashes and general cremation with no ashes returned.
Itchy Pet - Skin Problems
Many dogs and cats suffer with constant or intermittent itching. Dr. Bennett is a veterinarian that believes in giving itchy pets instant relief and permanently resolving the problem by utilizing advanced treatment modalities and diagnostics. As a mobile vet., Dr. Bennett can evaluate your pet's living environment to help determine what the cause may be.
Vomiting, diarrhea, excessive thirst, increased urination, lethargy, coughing and weight loss are all signs a pet is ill. Dr. Bennett's Mobile Veterinary service offers blood work up, dna testing, blood pressure, biopsy, cytology and other diagnostic procedures which will be completed in your pet's home. Dr. Bennett's Veterinary Service uses the top of the line laboratories , specialists and equipment to make sure your pet receives the best veterinary care possible.
Cuts, Abscesses, Contusions
Most minor injuries can be handled at home using a mobile veterinary services. Dr. Bennett uses sedation and local anesthesia (numbing) to suture lacerations, drain abscesses, resolve hot spots and to rectify other unfortunate mishaps.
As a mobile vet., Dr. Bennett will only perform minor surgical procedures such as skin biopsy, laceration repair and abscess drainage. Dr. Bennett refers major or invasive surgical procedures to the best local specialists or U.C Davis. The option to have the patients regular hospital veterinarian perform surgical or imaging procedures is often a good choice. Dr. Bennett has worked as an on call veterinarian for the veterinary hospitals in Contra Costa County and Alameda County and therefore, in most cases already has a working relationship with your regular hospital veterinarian.
Pet Behavior Problems
Pet behavior problems can often cause great harm to the human pet relationship. Separation anxiety, inappropriate urination and obsessive compulsive licking are only a few of the many. Caretakers often misunderstand the cause of these problems and become frustrated when attempts to rectify the issues fail. These problems often have solutions through behavior modification and possible pharmaceutical intervention. Dr. Bennett believes it is crucial that behavior consultation take place at the pet's home so that environmental circumstances surrounding the problem can be fully considered. Dr. Bennett will educate you thoroughly and make a plan to bring everything back to normal.
Chronic Disease and Geriatric care
Unfortunately, some of us must live with problems we were born with or acquire as we grow older. Dr. Bennett will provide you with all the knowledge and services to make your pet as comfortable, productive, and happy as possible. Oftentimes diagnostics performed by a mobile vet in home to monitor your pet's condition are more accurate, and treatment regimens can be more successful without the stress of going back and forth to the veterinary hospital.