Steckelberg Vet Clinic Blog
You would never take risks when it comes to your pet’s safety, health, and wellbeing. Would you? Well, with the rise of counterfeit prescription drugs and rogue online pharmacies, you may inadvertently be putting your pet at risk . Your pet’s health has always been our top priority which is why you trust us to provide them with the best care.
Why are we the right business to handle your pet’s medications?
1. We Can Help You Save Your Money
We understand that many pet parents turn to big-box retailers or other sources online as a way to save money. Unfortunately, those online retailers with deals that are too good to be true may be cutting corners to turn a profit. Furthermore, you may be paying for those lower prices with a lack of customer care, guidance, and the ability to talk to a real person should you have questions.
Before you place your next order with another pharmacy, give us a call to compare prices. If your pet’s prescriptions are too costly, we can discuss more affordable medications or other money-saving solutions.
2. Your Pet’s Safety Is Our Top Priority
We never cut corners. From the time you order your pet’s prescription to the time you pick it up, we handle the medication with utmost care. We never dispense outdated and expired medications. Additionally, we ensure proper storage at the correct temperature, so your pet’s medications won’t spoil or become ineffective. Furthermore, we only use reputable sources for pet medications.
3. We Offer Service and Insight
We know your pet and are available to answer your questions. Ordering from an online source can be like using an anonymous pharmacist. We understand your pet’s medical history, possible medication interactions, and your pet’s personality and lifestyle. Additionally, we offer unlimited support by answering your questions and providing advice as needed (even for those hard-to-pill pets that can spot their medication from a mile away).
Not all pets react the same way to medications. If you are concerned about how your pet is reacting to their medication. We’re just a phone call away.
4. Using Us for Your Pet’s Medications Supports the Local Economy
When you enter your credit card number into an online pharmacy’s checkout or use a big-box business, you’re sending your money to another city, another state, and possibly another country. When we fill your pet’s prescriptions, you’re keeping money within our community. Not only are you supporting a small business that has been serving our area for years, but we use that money to create jobs.
Your support allows us to keep our hard-working staff employed, even through tough times like those we experienced during the height of the pandemic.
5. We Offer the Latest and Most Effective Medications
As a leader in the veterinary field, we take pride in staying at the forefront of veterinary developments and innovation. When we assess your pet’s needs, we’re able to offer the most up-to-date treatments along with the most effective medications. Why are we so committed to providing pets with better solutions to their medical needs? Prescription innovation can spare your pet unwanted side effects, work more effectively, and provide you more affordable solutions.
Transfer Your Prescription Today to Your Trusted Veterinary Practice
Want a prescription for peace of mind? Choose us for your pet’s medications. Switch your pet’s prescriptions and other monthly needs to the same business you trust with your pet’s health. Transferring your pet’s prescriptions is easy. Just give us a call and we will answer any questions you may have and fill your pet’s prescription ASAP.
It crosses every pet owner’s mind: “Is my pet in pain?” And this question comes up more and more as our pets get older. One of the most difficult things about being a pet owner is that our pets cannot verbalize how they’re feeling. This leads us to wonder if our dogs and cats are living their best lives. The last thing you want is your pet struggling with chronic or acute pain, after all. And while your pet will likely never learn to speak human, they often send more subtle signs that they’re in pain. Here are 3 of the most common signs that your pet is in pain:
Cats are wonderful pets; in fact, over 25% of US households share their home with a feline companion, according to the AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association). They’re cute, cuddly, comical, and provide delightful companionship! But there are some things you will want to keep in mind to keep your cat's health in tip-top shape. Since August 22 is National Bring Your Cat to the Vet Day, we're sharing 5 habits that positively impact the health of your cat!
As summer approaches, so do the booms, blasts, and excitement that come along with this commotion-filled season. From thunderstorms to the Fourth of July, pets experience an array of experiences that can bring out their anxiety. Preparing for the noise, hustle and bustle, and celebrations can reduce your pet’s stress and prevent young pets from trauma that could lead to life-long fears. Unsure how you can prep for booms and blasts? Here are our top tips for helping your pet through the summer celebrations and downpours.