Online Veterinary Care: What Every Pet Owner Should Know

What online vets are best for

Deciding if a pet needs to be seen in person

Providing general professional advice

Helping when your regular vet isn’t available immediately

Providing care when you can’t travel

Online vets are less appropriate in these situations

When the pet owner isn’t comfortable with technology

When your pet needs prescription medications

If your pet clearly is having a medical emergency

When you (or your pet) need that face-to-face interaction

Other things to know about online vets

Using an online vet can save money…sometimes

If you need an in-person vet, online ones can give a referral

Peace of mind is available even at midnight




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