Heartworm disease is a serious condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs and even death for pets in Santa Rosa. The disease is typically found in cats, dogs and ferrets. Here, our vets explain why prevention is key.
A number of serious diseases can be spread by ticks. This parasite is therefore dangerous to both people and pets. Today, our Santa Rosa vets describe how these external parasites thrive, including which signs you should watch for. Also: tips on how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.
Taking your pet into your veterinarian's office for annual fecal exams is the best way to keep your pet - and your family - safe from intestinal parasites. Yearly fecals provide your Santa Rosa vet an opportunity to check for parasites before more serious conditions arise.