Home Health Checklist
Please use this checklist on a regular basis. You can discover many problems before they become serious and cause undue pain and expense.
My Pet . . .
_____ is acting normal - active and in good spirits.
_____ has a normal appetite with no chewing or swallowing difficulty.
_____ breathes normally, without straining or coughing.
_____ urinates in the usual amounts and frequency.
_____ has normal appearing bowel movements.
_____ walks without stiffness, pain, or difficulty.
_____ has healthy looking feet and short nails.
_____ has a full, glossy coat in good condition.
_____ has skin that is free from dry flakes and not greasy.
_____ is free from fleas, ticks, lice or mites.
_____ has eyes that are bright, clear and free of matter.
_____ has ears that are clean and free of debris and odor.
_____ has a moist nose, free from discharge.
_____ has clean, white teeth free of plaque and calculus.
_____ has gums that are pink with no redness and non-offensive breath odor.
_____ has a body that is free from lumps/bumps as I run my hand over its entire body.