For information regarding required and optional vaccines (lifestyle dependent), please visit the American Animal Hospital Association's Canine Vaccination Guidelines.
Heartworms and heartworm disease - visit Pets and Parasites and American Heartworm Society for more information about this important parasite.
Intestinal Parasites (worms) - The most common intestinal parasites seen in dogs include: roundworms, hookworms, whipworms, tapeworms, and Giardia. Please click on the links to learn more about these parasites and the importance of prevention.
Fleas and ticks - Both are common in our area and both can cause problems for your pet. It is important to learn about fleas and ticks to keep your pet as healthy as possible.
Here are some great ways to keep your pet disease free!
Tips for Keeping Your Pet Disease Free
The American Animal Hospital Association has many guidelines for veterinarians to follow and use to develop protocols regarding many aspects of canine wellness, including:
All of these links provide trusted sources of health information for your dog. Please call us if you have any questions regarding any of this information.