Feline Heartworm Q & A

Feline Heartworm Q & A

Q: How does heartworm disease differ in cats than in dogs? A: Felines are not the direct host of heartworm, and most worms do not mature to the adult stage in cats. Most affected cats are infected by 1-3 worms, vs. several hundred in dogs. Even though the worms do not...
Canine Heartworm Q & A

Canine Heartworm Q & A

Sorting through the facts can be difficult in many medical diagnoses. We have done the research for you and sorted the old wives’ tales from the truth. Here are the answers to all your heartworm questions: Q: How do dogs get heartworms? A: The only way for dogs to...