Parasite Control & Prevention

  • Coccidia

    Coccidial infections are common in dogs and cats. Coccidia are tiny single-celled parasites that live in the wall of the intestine. They are found more often in puppies, but they…

  • Tapeworms

    Tapeworms are long, flat worms that attach themselves to your dog or cat’s intestines. A tapeworm body consists of multiple parts, or segments that shed when your pet defecates. Tapeworm…

  • Giardia

    Giardia is a single-celled parasite that lives in your pet’s intestine. It can affect your pet’s health at any life stage, however puppies are most susceptible. Pets become infected when…

  • Lyme Disease

    Ticks are a fairly common parasite. How often you see ticks or how severe a tick assault will be depends on the area you are in, the time of year,…

  • Heartworm

    Heartworm Disease Canine & Feline heartworm disease develops when a dog or cat is bitten by a mosquito carrying microscopic larvae of a parasite called Dirofilaria immitis. As a mosquito…

  • Flea Control

    A flea problem on your pet means a flea problem in your home. Understanding the flea life cycle and methods for its control can be a daunting task. We will…