Pet Nutrition and Diet

Pet Nutrition Counseling

The food that you feed your dog or cat is essential to maintaining their overall health and well-being. Every stage of life requires a particular balance of vitamins, minerals, protein, fats, and carbohydrates. At Stafford Veterinary Services, we provide nutritional counseling to help keep your pet as healthy as possible. We are happy to help you choose a food based on your pet’s breed, health, age, and health condition.

Maintaining a Healthy Weight for Your Pet

Stafford Veterinary Services offers weight loss and weight management services for overweight pets with weight related health problems to help your dog or cat reach and maintain a healthy figure. Pets that are overweight or underweight are more susceptible to disease and injury, and obesity is a complicating factor in heart conditions, arthritis, liver conditions, and other ailments.

Prescription Pet Foods

Our in-house pharmacy carries the best in therapeutic prescription foods for dogs and cats. These special diets are formulated for the optimal balance of pet health and nutritional support. Therapeutic diets are designed to address specific health concerns, and we carry therapeutic diets designed to support a variety of health conditions including:

  • Early Kidney Disease
  • Advanced Kidney Disease
  • Cardiac Disease
  • Obesity
  • Liver Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Geriatrics
  • Urinary Disease
  • Bladder Stones
  • Food Allergy

If you would like to discuss your pet’s diet or weight management, or if you would like to make a nutritional counseling appointment for your pet, please call us today at (860) 684-5868.