Heartworm disease can lead to organ damage, severe lung disease, and heart failure. It may even be fatal for pets in Tazewell County. This serious condition is typically found in cats, dogs, and ferrets. In this post, our vets explain why prevention is key.
Getting annual fecal exams at your vet's office is the best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Annual fecals give your Tazewell County vet a chance to examine your pet for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise.
The most common external parasite can make your pet especially miserable. If left untreated, a flea infestation can even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Tazewell County vets share early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas.