Busting open Heartworm Disease

Heartworm is a deadly disease that is spread from infected mammal to infected mammal by mosquitoes. Actually, 7 out of 10 mosquitoes around an infected canine's kennel test positive for heartworm.  Some veterinary clinics recommend only giving heartworm medication during high mosquito incidence seasons but here in Placer County we have such a high incidence … Continue reading Busting open Heartworm Disease

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The Importance of Annual Exams

Let's talk about the importance of annual exams! Just like with human doctors, veterinarians recommend and will usually require annual exams for vaccines and for most other routine care. A regular health check is helpful even if your dog or cat does not have an ongoing medical condition and seems perfectly healthy. "During a routine … Continue reading The Importance of Annual Exams