From kitten/puppy to geriatric care, frequent checkups, early screening leads to earlier diagnosis and more effective treatment, support better outcomes and control of common chronic conditions.¬† Regular monitoring of disease with regular owner-veterinarian communication, exams and diagnostics are imperative in order for the veterinary team to individualize the pet patients care . Judicious use of appropriate vaccination individualized for each pet’s lifestyle. Nutrition optimization, weight control/exercise¬† and environmental enrichment are as important for pets to live long happy lives as they are for people.