How Often Do You Need To Take Your Pet To The Vet?


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Are you a accountable pet proprietor? If so, how usually do you are taking your furry, scaly, feathery or leathery mates to the vet?

It’s typically really useful that pet house owners take their animal companions for normal checkups a few times a 12 months.

But sadly, a survey performed by Royal Canin discovered that greater than 15% of Malaysian pet house owners have by no means taken their pets to the vet, EVER!

Meanwhile, solely round 4 out of 10 pet house owners take their animals to the vet once they’re sick.

Now one may assume that the associated fee of veterinary remedy and providers could be the largest impediment in the way in which of Malaysians getting their pets the medical care they want.

But Royal Canin Malaysia Marketing Head Teh Meng Li defined that their survey of 1,700 pet house owners throughout the nation revealed that the predominant purpose why folks don’t take their pets to the vet is that they consider that their animals are wholesome and don’t want medical consideration.

As an animal lover with greater than 15 years of healthcare business expertise as a pharmacist, Meng Li has all the time had a coronary heart to assist others, which she believes shouldn’t solely be restricted to human lives but in addition to the lives of animals that enrich our lives.

My canine is a large purpose why I’m captivated with animals. The mutual belief we now have for one another is gorgeous. This is partly why we wish to lift consciousness with this world marketing campaign, Take Your Pet to The Vet. I’m glad that I can do my half to make a greater life for our furry mates.

Royal Canin Malaysia Marketing Head Teh Meng Li

She added that the follow of treating pets solely once they fall unwell wants to vary by advocating for preventive veterinary care and screening for sicknesses at an early stage by means of common veterinary visits and checkups.

In June, Malaysian canine house owners received a likelihood to talk with veterinarians about their pets’ well being on the ‘Paws Day Out’ occasion hosted by Royal Canin at Bandar Utama’s Central Park in Petaling Jaya.

There, pet house owners obtain recommendation on their pets’ diet and received recommendations on easy methods to maintain their animals calm earlier than and through what could be an eventful journey to the vet.

(Credit: Royal Canin)

Royal Canin Southeast Asia General Manager Francois Regis mentioned that the occasion efficiently gathered greater than 120 canines all through the day, with 123 pledges from pet house owners to take their pets to the vet repeatedly.

We’ve additionally had 130 veterinary vouchers redeemed by way of the Royal Canin membership cellular utility following the occasion.

Royal Canin Southeast Asia General Manager Francois Regis

Francois, who has been with Royal Canin for over 25 years as soon as shared ambitions of turning into a veterinarian himself.

I like working with animals. This is why this marketing campaign is one thing that may be very near my coronary heart. Being in Royal Canin seems like I’ve come full circle. I can help veterinary professionals and assist enhance the lives of cats and canines by means of wholesome diet.

Royal Canin Southeast Asia General Manager Francois Regis

He additionally teased that Royal Canin plans to host a extra feline-focused occasion in Malaysia earlier than the tip of the 12 months.

Royal Canin began the ‘Take Your Cat to the Vet’ marketing campaign for cat house owners as their information confirmed that, globally, solely 40% of cats get medical consideration in comparison with canines.

But, over the previous few years, the information advanced to indicate that canines and canine house owners may equally acquire advantages from the marketing campaign.

Responsible possession may help remind everybody to care for our animal companions’ well being similar to how we care for our personal.

For the proven fact that pets make our lives higher, Royal Canin has been striving to create a greater world for pets by elevating consciousness of the significance of preventive care, a forgotten however essential behavior for a pet’s well being and wellbeing.

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Akmal Hakim
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