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Heartworm Prevention Options For Tampa FL Pet Owners

American Heartworm Society (AHS) survey of U.S. veterinarians finds increase in heartworm-positive cases The GOOD The AHS has unveiled the 2016 Heartworm Incidence Map, based on its nationwide survey. The heartworm tide can be turned. In the AHS survey, a … Continue reading

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Flea Protection in Florida: Oral chew to deliver up to 12 weeks of flea and tick protection

NOW APPROVED IN FLORIDA! Introducing the FIRST oral chew to deliver up to 12 full weeks of flea and tick protection in a single dose1* Flea and tick infestation is always a big concern for pet lovers, especially here in … Continue reading

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Prevent Lyme Disease in Your Pet

Some info courtesy of VetStreet April is Prevent Lyme Disease in Pets Month. As the weather gets warmer and our pets spend more time outdoors, including beachy and wooded areas, we wanted to answer a few frequently asked questions about … Continue reading

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Fleas? What can I do to protect my pet and my family?

Did you know your pet could be at risk for fleas, heartworms, whipworms, hookworms, and roundworms? Preventing flea infestations on your pets and in your home can start with oral medication for your dog or topical medication for your kitty. … Continue reading

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Dog and Cat Heartworm, Flea and Tick Treatment Options

The flea is the most common parasite to infect both cats and dogs in Florida. When fully grown, a flea looks like a pinhead-sized red or brown dot and will usually be concentrated around the neck or base of the … Continue reading

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