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Preventive healthcare: a life-stage approach

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Abstract

Canine consultations can be divided into two main groups: ‘Routine’ health checks of generally healthy dogs, and consultations for dogs with injuries, illness or undergoing an important procedure such as surgery. This chapter discusses pregnancy and pre-whelping health checks, post-parturition and neonatal health checks, pre-sale examination, puppy health checks, juvenile/adolescent health checks, routine health checks for adult dogs, routine health checks for senior dogs, end-of-life examinations, general clinical examination, vaccination and common parasites. : Head-to-tail general examination.

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3.6 An example of a certificate of pre-sale examination for a puppy.
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3.8 An example of a puppy guide written for owners.
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3.9 This Jack Russell Terrier puppy had a severe flea infestation with resultant severe anaemia. (© Susan Paterson)
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3.10 This 3-year-old terrier is having a microchip inserted.
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3.12 Obtaining an accurate measurement of bodyweight is an important part of the clinical examination.
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3.17 A short time spent trying to reassure and relax the patient is not wasted, and may actually save time later in the examination.
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3.19 Common ectoparasites of dogs. See also Chapters 27 and 29. (Illustrations © Susan Paterson)
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