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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is a serious condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs and even death for pets in Erin. The disease is typically found in cats, dogs and ferrets. In this post, our vets explain why prevention is key.

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Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Ticks are responsible for spreading a number of serious diseases in both people and animals. In today's post, our Erin vets explain how these external parasites thrive and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.  

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Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

The vets at Houston County Animal Clinic recommend you bring your pet in annually for a fecal exam to catch any parasite infections before they develop into a more severe problem with long-term health consequences. 

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How can I tell if my cat or dog has fleas?

How can I tell if my cat or dog has fleas?

Fleas are a common external parasite that can make both you and your pet miserable! If left untreated, flea infections can lead to infections. Our Erin vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas. 

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