Make 7 your pet’s lucky number It’s a common belief that dogs age seven years for each human year. And that’s pretty accurate, depending on his weight. But there’s another reason to consider this number as special: it’s typically when your dog – and cat, too – enters his golden years and needs special […]

We at Croton Animal Hospital recommend that a physical examination for all older pets be performed semiannually.  In general, your pet is considered to be entering those “golden years” at age seven for dogs and age ten for cats. Many factors affect our pet’s life expectancy.  While some of these factors are not in our control, […]