Fear-Free

The Fear-Free Certified Professionals at Vashon 4 Paws Veterinary Clinic make appointments feel like visits with old friends. Every effort is made to be sure you and your pet are at ease. We are happy to accommodate special requests – just ask!
What does Fear Free™ mean for you and your pet?

  • Separate entrances for both Dogs and Cats with designated exam rooms
  • Calming pheromone diffusers in all exam rooms and waiting areas
  • Fear Free nail trims with The Doggie Lift
  • Treats and toys to keep patients in a positive emotional state
  • Non-slip yoga mats in all exam and treatment rooms
  • Exams on the floor, or wherever your pet is comfortable
  • Treatment plans tailored to each individual pets’ needs

Fear Free™ visits start before the exam – here are some things you can do at home to get your pet ready for their appointment: