Do You Pay For Follow Up Vet Appointments?

Office Call: This is the cost of the appointment and physical examination, and can vary widely depending on your geographic location and the veterinarian, or clinic, that you choose.

The average cost is $45-$55.

Do you have to pay for follow up appointments?

Physical exams (well-child care) usually don’t have an out-of-pocket expense for the patient, but regular office visits and follow up appointments do have a copay associated with them. (Obviously, for those patients with an 80/20 plan or no insurance, the charge will vary depending on the level of service.

Do vets charge for missed appointments?

Charging Clients for Missed Appointments

In an effort to recoup some of the costs involved with a no-show, many animal hospital owners will charge their clients a fee for missing an appointment. That doesn’t always go over so well.

Do vets charge for a check up?

Office Call: This is the cost of the appointment and physical examination, and can vary widely depending on your geographic location and the veterinarian, or clinic, that you choose. The average cost is $45-$55.

Why are vet bills so high?

As a feline exclusive practice, our prices are higher than most out of necessity – because dogs cost so much more to own, they in essence subsidize the cost of feline care at dog/cat clinics. That is to say, most of the staff, rent and bills are paid by dog medicine – about 80% for most clinics.