Did You Know? Tips for Heartworm and Kennel Cough Prevention

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Heartworm prevention is a monthly treat you should give your pet year round to help prevent them from getting heartworms. Pets get heartworms from mosquitoes. It’s very important to give your pet monthly heartworm prevention because treatment for heartworm disease is a very expensive, and very dangerous process and in itself can be fatal.

 

The bordetella vaccine is required every six months for any dog that is going to be grooming or boarding. This helps protect your pet from getting kennel cough. Kennel cough is a contagious airborne bacterium that can lead to other serious illnesses such as, pneumonia and chronic lung disease. Keeping your pet healthy is the reason why we require it for grooming and boarding to ensure your pet’s safety around other dogs.