Parasites

Ehrlichiosis in Dogs Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Ehrlichiosis in Dogs
This emerging disease affects dogs and people.
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What Are Parasites? Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
What Are Parasites?
Don't let any of these disgusting things make a meal of your pet.
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Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (RMSF) in Dogs Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (RMSF) in Dogs
This disease is transmitted by ticks faster than most others.
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Feline Toxoplasmosis and Pregnancy: How Can Toxoplasma Affect Pregnant Women? Cat Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Feline Toxoplasmosis and Pregnancy: Do I Need To Give Up My Cat?
Do you know how to protect an unborn child from toxoplasmosis?
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Dog Laying Down Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
10 Things You Need to Know About Heartworm and Your Dog
What you don’t know about heartworm can hurt your dog.
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What are Roundworms and Why Should I Care? Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
What are Roundworms and Why Should I Care?
A survey conducted in 1996 using samples collected from across the United States found that more than 30% of dogs younger than 6 months of age were shedding roundworm eggs and other studies have shown that virtually all pups are born infected.
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Feline Heartworm Disease Cat Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Feline Heartworm Disease

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Family and dog silhouette Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Pets, Parasites, and Protecting the Family
All dogs and cats are at risk for parasites. Many parasites, like roundworms, are zoonotic, meaning they can be spread from pets to people.
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It's Take Your Cat to the Vet Day! My Cat's Veterinarian
It's Take Your Cat to the Vet Day!
Many people only take their cat to the vet when their cat is sick. August 22nd is Take Your Cat to the Vet Day and it’s a great time to remind everyone about the importance of preventive care!
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Drug-Resistant "Super Heartworms" Force Change In Treatment A Vet's Life
Drug-Resistant "Super Heartworms" Force Change In Treatment
Heartworms are a leading cause of death in dogs and cats in the U.S. A new strain of drug-resistant heartworms is forcing a change in treatment.
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