How to Get Your Pets Used to the Vet

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How to Get Your Pets Used to the Vet
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When you meet your veterinarian introduce your pets to her/him. Ask your vet to give your pet a treat to show respect.

When you meet your veterinarian introduce your pets to her/him. Ask your vet to give your pet a treat to show respect.

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Before your veterinarian looks at your pet, let her/him get used to unfamiliar surroundings.

Before your veterinarian looks at your pet, let her/him get used to unfamiliar surroundings.

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While your pet is being examined ask your veterinarian if you can keep a hand on your pet. If you can't, keep strong eye contact. This will let your per know he/she is safe.

While your pet is being examined ask your veterinarian if you can keep a hand on your pet. If you can't, keep strong eye contact. This will let your per know he/she is safe.

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Talk to your pet in a soothing voice to comfort him/her.

Talk to your pet in a soothing voice to comfort him/her.

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Take your pet to the vet for a yearly checkup, and of course when he/she is hurt!

Take your pet to the vet for a yearly checkup, and of course when he/she is hurt!

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Be sure to let your veterinarian pet your dog. This will create a bond.

Be sure to let your veterinarian pet your dog. This will create a bond.

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Always reward your pet! Take him/her to a pet shop like Petco!

Always reward your pet! Take him/her to a pet shop like Petco!

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Awww! Look at this chinchilla!

Awww! Look at this chinchilla!

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Gigantic tennis ball? Check!

Gigantic tennis ball? Check!

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LOTS OF TREATS!

LOTS OF TREATS!

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Squirrel!!

Squirrel!!

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Good boy! Good luck! 🍀

Good boy! Good luck! 🍀

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