You love your pet, right? It only follows then that you want to make sure you'll love their vet too! In today's post, our Walnut Creek vets outline the qualifications veterinarians need to practice medicine in the United States.
Heartworm disease is a serious condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs, and even death. Pets in Walnut Creek are at risk of contracting the disease, which is typically found in cats, dogs, and ferrets. Today, our vets explain why prevention is the only viable strategy for combating these parasites.
Because ticks can spread a number of serious diseases they bring with them a danger that greatly outsized their small stature. In this post, our Walnut Creek vets explain how these external parasites thrive, what signs indicate a tick bite may have occurred, and how to keep the pests away from your animal and human family.
Fleas are the most common external parasite, and they can make your pet miserable! If left untreated, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Walnut Creek vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas.