Our winter was mild, mosquitos will be abundant this year. Protect your dog.
Cost of Heartworms in Dogs
Heartworms can be an expensive treatment in dogs and can range from $1200.00 to $3000.00 depending on the cost of living and severity of your Dog’s heartworms. On average, the national cost of treating heartworms in dogs is $1800.00. (source vetary.com)
What are Heartworms?
Heartworm disease is a serious disease that results in severe lung disease, heart failure, other organ damage, and death in pets, mainly dogs, cats, and ferrets. It is caused by a parasitic worm called Dirofilaria immitis. The worms are spread through the bite of a mosquito. (source vetary.com)
Fleas and Ticks will be abundant this year due to our mild winter. Protect your dog.
If you are not already giving your dog a flea and tick treatment, it’s time to start now!
More about fleas and ticks here > http://www.aspca.org/pet-care/general-pet-care/fleas-and-ticks