As a pet owner, we know how frightening and daunting it can be when you are having to administer your pet’s drugs at home. Are you giving them too much? Or too little? How much pain are they really in?

In these instances, compounding medication is a viable option for veterinarians and animal owners. Personalizing a pet’s medication is especially helpful for the pet that refuses to take medication because of its taste. It’s also an accurate way to ensure that pets of all sizes and breeds are getting medication that is the right dosage for them and won’t make sensitivities flare up.

Finally, a PCCA member pharmacist can duplicate a medication that has been discontinued due to lack of demand or production expense.