Posts tagged "feline heartworm"

Prevention of Heartworm Easy, Treatment Not So Easy

Prevention of Heartworm Easy, Treatment Not So Easy
Listen to Dr. Ernie Ward on Steve Dale’s Pet World talk about heartworm disease: I really don’t get it, heartworm (transmitted by mosquitoes)  can be prevented in dogs and cats. In cats, there is sadly no treatment….In dogs, treatment is available (but now potentially hard to come by). Dr. Ward also points that the weather... Read more »

Parasite Council Purrs, 'Protect Your Cats'

Parasite Council Purrs, 'Protect Your Cats'
Spring has sprung on Steve Dale’s Pet World, interviewing Dr. Catherine Lund, president elect of the Companion Animal Parasite Council advocates for parasite control. Yuck – but then worse, would be if your pets get those parasites….so prevention does matter. The focus of this conversation on protecting cats from parasites, heartworm disease, ticks and fleas.... Read more »
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