Ultimate puppy and kitten kit idea list

Ultimate puppy and kitten kit idea list

Review this list of items to include in puppy and kitten kits. Then select the handouts and giveaways that target your practice's education mission and goals.
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Mar 01, 2008

Puppy kit:

Handouts

  • Brochure with your practice’s mission statement, contact information, hours of operation, and services offered

  • Pet emergency and contact information

  • Products and local pet services your practice has used and recommends

  • Pet insurance

  • Signs pets need to see the vet

  • Canine weekly wellness checklist

  • Canine vaccinations and your practice’s recommended vaccine protocol

  • Intestinal parasites, zoonotic diseases, your practice’s recommended deworming protocol

  • Heartworm disease and preventive products

  • Fleas and ticks and preventive products

  • Dental health and home dental care

  • Facts and myths about canine reproductive status and surgeries

  • Microchipping

  • General dog care and basic information for the new puppy owner

  • Housetraining and crate training

  • Basic behavior training

  • Preparing your dog for a new baby

  • Introducing your dog to a new baby

  • Comparison of pet and people ages

  • Common household items toxic to pets

  • Seasonal health tips and dangers

  • Pet health record booklet

  • “In case of emergency” sticker

  • Business cards from team members

Goodies

  • Toothbrush and toothpaste samples

  • Practice magnet and leash

  • Approved dog toys or treats

  • A small photo album

  • Any giveaways from trusted companies

Kitten kit:

Handouts

  • Brochure with your practice’s mission statement, contact information, hours of operation, and services offered

  • Pet emergency and contact information

  • Products and local pet services your practice has used and recommends

  • Pet insurance

  • Signs pets need to see the vet

  • Feline weekly wellness checklist

  • Feline vaccinations and your practice’s recommended vaccine protocol

  • Intestinal parasites, zoonotic diseases, your practice’s recommended deworming protocol

  • Heartworm disease and preventive products

  • Fleas and ticks and preventive products

  • Dental health and home dental care

  • Facts and myths about feline reproductive status and surgeries

  • FIV and FELV disease and testing

  • Comparison between indoor and outdoor feline lifestyles

  • Your practice’s declaw position statement

  • Microchipping

  • General cat care and basic information for the new kitten owner

  • Litter box, scratching, and basic behavior training

  • Protocol for cats with elimination behavior problems

  • Introducing two cats

  • Preparing your cat for a new baby

  • Introducing your cat to a new baby

  • Common household items toxic to pets

  • Pet health record booklet

  • “In case of emergency” sticker

  • Business cards from team members

Goodies

  • Toothbrush and toothpaste samples

  • Cat carrier with practice name

  • Practice magnet

  • Approved cat toys or treats

  • A small photo album

  • Any giveaways from trusted companies

Proceedings papers for techs

The very best behavior advice for new puppy owners (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

The entire hospital staff should play a role in the counseling of new puppy owners.

The technician's role creating a behavior centered veterinary practice (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

A focus on pet behavior in the veterinary clinic is an excellent practice builder.

Trying times--dealing with canine adolescent dog (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

A behavior wellness exam is an opportunity to check up on a pet’s behavioral health and answer any related questions a client may have.

Enriching geriatric patient's lives (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

An important time for practices to include a behavioral exam is when a pet becomes a senior.

Tubes and tracheas--all about endotracheal tubes and lesions in difficult intubations (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Endotracheal tubes are usually made from silicone, polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic or red rubber.