Cost Estimates for Veterinary Expenses in Korea (in Korean won)
Cos t Estimate
|Leash and harness combination||30-50,000 won||Depends on size of dog|
|Micro chip (international)||33,000||Change information at vet’s in NA|
|Initial health assessment and vaccines|
|Kennel cough||15,000||Medication 10,000|
|HW: IDEXX 4dx combination snap test||55,000||Best test on the market; detects tick disease|
|HW treatment||300-600,000||Immitcide ; cost of the shot depends upon the size of the dog – 2 shots over 2 days; retest after 6 months with HW preventative treatment given before being treated and then once a month|
|HW preventative treatment||7-10,000 per month||Cost depends upon weight of the dog; Heartguard for all dogs except collie where Revolution is given|
|Confirmation tests||55,000||Corona, parvo and distemper|
|Parasite treatment||5,000||Drug: panacur|
- Shelter fee $ 100.
- 2 toll fees $31.
- taxi $250.
- vet $123.
sub total: $ 504.
- Asiana Air $1500.
- Crate $150.
- Wire transfer fee $45.
- Terminal charge $50.
sub total 1745.