Pet Station, P.C.

1220 West Main Street
Union, MO 63084

(636)583-2858

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Is your pet is 7 years or older?

Did you know he/she is a Senior Citizen?

 

 

Two Easy Steps to Better Health

 

You are the one who cares for your pet day in and day out  and therefore you may notice subtle changes in behavior or physical abilities.  Please take a few moments to review the age chart and complete the checklist, then discuss them with the doctor.  What may look like normal signs of aging could actually be early signs of a manageable health condition.  Early detection can mean a longer life for your pet!

 

Is your pet experiencing any of these?

 

Please indicate if your pet is experiencing any of the signs below and review with the veterinarian.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Signs      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Just not herself

 

Less interaction with family

 

Decreased responsiveness

 

Change in behavior/activity level

Find Your Pet's Age in Human Years

 

Using the chart below, locate and circle your pet's relative age in "Human Years."

 

Difficulty climbing stars

 

Difficulty jumping up

 

Increased stiffness or limping

 

Increased thirst

Age

Pet?s Weight  (in pounds)

 

Increased urination

 

0-20

21-50

51-90

>90

 

Altered appetite

5

36

37

40

42

 

Noticeable weight change

6

40

42

45

49

 

        (gain or loss)

7

44

47

50

56

 

Loss of housetraining

8

48

51

55

64

 

Changes in sleep patterns

9

52

56

61

71

 

Confusion or disorientation

10

56

60

66

78

 

Change in haircoat, skin, or

11

60

65

72

86

 

         new lumps or bumps

12

64

69

77

93

 

Itching

13

68

74

82

101

 

Bad breath/red swollen gums

14

72

78

88

108

 

Tremors or shaking

15

76

83

93

115

 

 

16

80

87

99

123

 

 

17

84

92

104

 

 

Schedule your pet's visit today

18

88

96

109

 

 

 

Please call to schedule your senior pet's lifesaving examination & blood testing.  Early detection of disease and appropriate treatment can mean a longer healthier life for your furry family member!

 

19

92

101

115

 

 

20

96

105

120

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Your Pet's Relative Age in "Human Years"

 

Adult

Senior

Geriatric