Articles of interest including Tick Borne Illness, Heartworm Disease and Atopic Dermatitis written by Dr. Laura Carey of Litchfield Veterinary Hospital. Also included are articles from Veterinary Information Network and Vetz Insight.
Meet "Meeko" and "KC", canine patients of Litchfield Veterinary Hospital and "spokes-dogs" for the advantages of using Heartworm Prevention year-round in dogs to prevent Heartworm Disease. Heartworms are transmitted by mosquitoes and Heartworm preventive protects your dog from Heartworms and Intestinal Parasites. "KC" the Golden Retriever and "Meeko" the Retriever Mix, say "It's cool to use prevention year-round".
All you dog owners better have your pup on a monthly heartworm prevention pill or I will come find you! Heartworms are deadly almost of the time, and they're almost preventable. This is ESPE(Vet Tech Problems)