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Understanding Heartworm Disease in Cats

Posted on: April 25, 2016 - No Comments

Many decades ago, veterinarians didn’t really know the significance of heartworm disease in cats. It turns out that cats are about as likely to be affected by the disease as dogs - though the disease is totally different in cats.

Why Aren’t Pets Being Protected Against Heartworms?

Posted on: July 13, 2015 - 1 Comment

The numbers are so shockingly small that the president of the American Heartworm Society calls it “frightening.” Only just over a third of all dogs leave a veterinary practice with heartworm preventive.