New and Adopted Pets

Do you have a new pet or looking to get one?  Anderson Lakes Animal Hospital right place for quality information, from trusted sources, to help you start off on the right foot with your pet!

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Research Your New Pet Before You Adopt

Before making a decision, it is important to thoroughly explore the characteristics of the breed you are considering. This includes understanding their exercise needs, intelligence level, and temperament. Additionally, researching your breeder is equally crucial. With numerous breeders in the market, it is important to ensure that your prospective puppy or kitten comes from a reputable source that is committed to enhancing the breed.

When searching for a breeder, look for those who adhere to high standards in veterinary care, sanitation, nutrition, and socialization. Do not hesitate to ask your breeder pertinent questions; a responsible breeder will be more than willing to provide you with the information you need.

Training Your New Pet

The key to raising well-behaved puppies and kittens is to shape them into the ideal companions you desire. To foster sociability in a dog, expose them to different people and environments, encouraging positive socialization. For an adventurous, outdoorsy dog, introduce them to car rides, water activities, and outdoor settings. Additionally, ensure they receive proper veterinary care. If you require assistance, please contact our office for support. At Anderson Lakes Animal Hospital, we are committed to nurturing strong bonds between animals and their human companions. These same principles apply to newly adopted pets. Consider enrolling in classes to strengthen bonds and address any behavioral issues. Start this journey together by contacting our office!

Explore the links below for help acclimating your new furry friend to your life! 

Helpful Resources to Find Trainers and Online Training


You can always visit our Facebook page for tips/tricks and how-to’s for training your pets!

Schedule Availability Note

We are booking out 2-3 weeks for technician appointments. We ask that clients pre-book these appointments to ensure their pet stays on schedule. 

Thank you,
The Staff of Anderson Lakes Animal Hospital