Preventive Services

A simple way you can help keep your pet healthy is by protecting him or her against parasites. Heartworms, fleas, ticks, and other internal and external parasites are much more than just pests; they can cause life-threatening conditions in your pet—and cause severe, potentially fatal, health problems for you and your family. We will recommend the best preventive regimen for your pet, based on lifestyle and risk factors. We can also provide expert advice on keeping your whole household safe from parasitic infection. Set up an appointment with us to discuss parasite prevention, or call us to refill your pet’s medication. Protect your pet and your family today!

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    Annual Physical Examination and Health Risk Assessment

    As you may well know, pets age much more rapidly (5-8 times) than humans. Examining them even just once a year is equivalent to you seeing your physician and/or dentist…

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    Parasite Prevention and Control

    What’s “buggin” your pet? Unfortunately many times our pets are carrying unwanted hitchhikers, both externally and internally. These unwanted guests such as heartworms, fleas, ticks and other internal and external…

  • Flea Prevention and Control

    Fleas can cause problems for pets ranging from the very minor irritant to the cause of life-threatening conditions. These parasites can cause severe itching, irritation and allergies as well as…

  • Heartworm Prevention

    Heartworm disease (dirofiliariasis) is transmitted by mosquitos. When an infected mosquito bites your dog or cat, it transmits the heartworm larva to your pet, which can cause severe and sometimes…

  • Tick Prevention

    Ticks are becoming more and more prevalent in North America and are now being found in areas where ticks were previously non-existent. These parasites aren’t just a nuisance; they can…