cat_fleatreamentThe idea of your pet being infested with parasites is a disturbing thought, but it’s also a medical issue that can have serious consequences if not properly dealt with or prevented. Parasites pose a variety of health issues for our pets, who can be very susceptible to certain parasites depending on age, region, and other factors.

At Gray County Veterinary Clinic, we emphasize the importance of preventing parasites. Through preventative measures, you can successfully protect your pet. But pets that are not protected often develop parasites, leading to serious problems for them and their owners.

The cost of prevention is minimal compared to the cost of treatment, which can be expensive and stressful on your pet. Parasites like heartworm can even be fatal, so preventing parasites is of the utmost importance.

The following parasites are commonly seen in Pampa. Click on the topic to learn more!

Not only is important to protect your pet against these parasites, it is also important to protect you and your family! Yes, these parasites can expose you and your kids to disease like Plague, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, and Lyme, just to name a few.