Category Archive: Dog Health

Dogs and Ticks

Dogs and Ticks Dogs and ticks should not mix. Tick bites can trigger allergic reactions, result in blood loss and expose dogs to a variety of serious diseases including; Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain Spotted- Fever, Babesiosis, Anaplasmosis, Ehrlichiosis and others. Because of the dangers presented by tick bites, it is important for all dog owners …

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Your Dog and Heartworm

Heartworm (Dirofilaria immitis) in dogs is a severe disease which can cause long term harm to your pet. Heartworms are a parasite which have been around for over a century. These bloodsuckers love warm geographic areas however they can be found almost anywhere in the nation. This video is not pretty but says it all …

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