Preventatives for your dog or cat.
An ounce of prevention can eliminate a pound of problems. This saying is doubly true when it comes to preventatives for your pet, particularly when it comes to cost, effort, and heartache.
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Heartworms are parasites that are found in the heart and adjacent large blood vessels of infected dogs. Female worms are 6-14” long and ⅛” wide and male worms are about half the size of females. Heartworm is spread by a single mosquito bite exclusively, so it is difficult to avoid without a preventative. Treatment involves injections and ensuring your dog does not excessively play, run, or otherwise be too active during the treatment period. There is not an approved treatment for cats!