One of the cornerstone components of healthcare for your pet is comprehensive parasite prevention. Parasites live on or in another animal (host) and benefit by stealing nutrition from the host. Parasites that live on the host are called ectoparasites and include fleas, ticks, and mites. Parasites that live in the host are called endoparasites and include intestinal worms and heartworms. Heartworms are transmitted to pets by a mosquito bite. They then migrate through the body
Dear Valued Client, Beginning October 3, 2021, our hospital will no longer be offering Sunday veterinary appointment hours. This decision has not been easy – however, we have determined it to be the best decision for our veterinary team. Just like most businesses, we too have been weathering pandemic-related issues such as staffing shortages due to illness, family leave, and childcare needs – and have been here for your pets, every step of the way.