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The Difference Between Heartworm Treatments

The Difference Between Heartworm Treatments My friend is fostering a dog through a rescue and the dog is heartworm positive. I was wondering what is involved in slow kill treatment for dogs with heart...

Why We’re Not Giving ProHeart 6 or 12* To Our Patients.

Why Won’t I Prescribe ProHeart 6/12? It’s not because of money! I’d *double* my preventative revenues recommending and giving that product! It’s not because of effectiveness! It works just fine! In fact, fully 1%...

Lyme’s Disease – What Is It? Is It Common?

In 2000 they did a study in Georgia and the DNR found that only one in twenty ticks carried Lyme’s borrelia bacteria. Lyme’s Disease is often talked about, and for good reason. In the...

Do Ticks Freeze to Death In Winter? How Do Ticks Survive Winter?

It turns out, ticks are HARD to kill with frost. They have to go down to TEN DEGREES Fahrenheit – and stay there for a couple DAYS before they perish. Fact is, most of...

Fleas

Flea Control in Dogs and Cats The Home I’ve treated the house lots of ways over the years. I’ve bombed (when we didn’t have kids around on the floor) and then when we had...

Lyme’s Disease in Dogs – Prevalence and Treatment

Lyme’s Disease Almost twenty years ago, they did a study in Georgia and the DNR found that only one in twenty ticks carried Lyme’s borrelia bacteria. Lyme’s Disease is often talked about, and for...

Heartworm Disease in Dogs – Preventable

One of the more common deadly diseases of dogs is heartworm disease, which can be prevented. Heartworm disease can occur in cats with about the frequency of winning the lottery. The adult worms live...