Wellness & Vaccines

Wellness and Vaccination Programs

Safeguarding Your Pet's Health

Ensuring the well-being of your furry companion involves more than just occasional vet visits. Wellness and vaccination programs play a pivotal role in safeguarding your pet's health and longevity.

Importance of Wellness Programs

Wellness programs are tailored to address the specific health needs of your pet at various life stages. These comprehensive plans encompass regular check-ups, preventive care measures, and nutritional guidance. Routine examinations allow veterinarians to detect potential health issues early, offering timely interventions and promoting a healthier lifestyle for your pet.

Vaccination: Shielding Against Diseases

Vaccinations are a cornerstone of preventive healthcare for pets. These immunizations protect against a spectrum of diseases, preventing the onset of various illnesses that can significantly impact your pet's health. From core vaccines that shield against common diseases to non-core vaccinations based on individual lifestyle factors, a customized vaccination schedule is devised to ensure your pet is shielded from potential threats.

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Tailored Health Plans for Pets

Each pet is unique, and their health requirements vary. Wellness programs take into account factors like age, breed, lifestyle, and environmental considerations to create personalized health plans. These plans may encompass dental care, parasite prevention, nutrition counseling, and behavioral guidance, contributing to your pet's overall well-being.

Collaborative Approach to Pet Health

Our veterinary team is committed to partnering with pet owners in fostering their pet's health. We encourage open communication and value your input regarding your pet's health and behavior. Together, we can create a wellness program that aligns with your pet's specific needs and ensures a happy, healthy life.

Take the First Step Towards a Healthier Pet

Embark on the journey toward ensuring your pet's vitality and longevity. Reach out to us to discuss and tailor a wellness and vaccination program that suits your pet's individual requirements. Invest in your pet's health today for a brighter and healthier tomorrow.


Puppy Wellness

Our Puppy Wellness and Vaccination Program is specifically designed to set your young companion on the path to a long, healthy, and fulfilling life. The initial months are pivotal in your puppy's development, encompassing everything from behavioral education to health care. We're here to offer the support, tools, and advice you need on nutrition, training, behavior, and socialization to ensure your puppy matures into a well-behaved and vigorous dog.

We recommend scheduling your puppy's first exam without delay. During these early stages, puppies are vulnerable to several serious but preventable diseases. Our comprehensive vaccination regimen is tailored to protect your new friend against rabies, distemper, parvovirus, and other potential threats. Additionally, we'll conduct tests and treatments for parasites, a common concern in young dogs.

Many puppies are born with or acquire roundworms, which can cause various symptoms or none at all. Treating these parasites is crucial not only for your puppy's health but also for the well-being of your household, as roundworms can infect humans too. Our care extends beyond treating the infection; it's about ensuring the safety and health of your entire family.

We are eager to meet your new puppy and help you provide the best care possible. Schedule your appointment with us today and take the first step towards a healthy and happy life for your furry friend.

Kitten Wellness

The early months are crucial in shaping your kitten's future health and behavior. Our program is tailored to provide comprehensive support during this formative period, offering guidance on nutrition, litterbox training, and behavior to ensure your kitten grows into a well-adjusted and healthy cat.

We encourage you to schedule your kitten's first examination as early as possible. In the initial stages of life, kittens are vulnerable to several preventable diseases. Our vaccination strategy is designed to protect your kitten from common threats like rabies and panleukopenia (distemper). Based on your kitten’s specific needs and risk factors, we may also recommend additional vaccinations against feline leukemia virus (FeLV) and feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV).

Parasite testing and treatment are crucial components of our program. Many kittens are born with roundworms, which can lead to various health issues and even affect human family members, as roundworms are zoonotic (transmissible to humans). Our treatment plans are designed not only to rid your kitten of these parasites but also to safeguard your household's health.

We are excited to welcome your new kitten and to join you in this joyful journey. Schedule your appointment today to ensure your kitten receives the best start in life under our care and protection.

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At SJB Animal Care Center, we take pride in delivering personalized, compassionate care to our patients and their guardians in Jacksonville and surrounding areas.

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2520 St Johns Bluff Rd S
Jacksonville, Florida, 32246

Office Hours

Mon–Fri 8:00am – 6:00pm
Sat-Sun Closed

Closed every day from 12:45-1:45 pm for lunch.