Its almost spring!!!
Time to check for heartworm disease!
Schedule your pet’s yearly checkup today!
It’s March—springtime is around the corner!
Worms in your garden…and worms in your
pet? Eeew! Hold on, let’s explain…
The worms you find in your garden mulch are
not the same worms that cause
heartworm disease in pets. Mosquitoes carry
heartworms. And all it takes is one
mosquito to bite your pet to become infected.
Here’s the good news about heartworm disease.
It’s an illness that can be easy and
aordable to prevent. The bad news is, if you
don’t prevent it the right way, your pet is
at high risk of getting sick. Heartworm disease
is dangerous to your pet and some signs of
the illness are tough to spot. Your pet may be
acting fine, but they may have
so many heartworms inside their body that it
can become life threatening.
You may be thinking, “my pet stays indoors,
so there’s no need for heartworm
prevention.” But, heartworms are carried by
mosquitoes, which get into everyone’s
homes! One mosquito bite is all that’s needed
to spread the disease to your furry
Schedule your pet’s yearly checkup with us.
We’ll do a thorough exam, including a
simple heartworm test, to make sure your
pet is at his/her optimum health. And we’ll
talk about the best way to prevent heartworm
disease, so your pet stays healthy,
happy and safe!
Make an appointment for your pet’s annual exam today!
Please call 641-664-2399. Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Saturday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm Sunday Closed We offer 24 hour emergency services. Call to confirm hours and availability.
“Everyone on the Clearview Animal Hospital team is dedicated to helping your pet maintain a long, healthy, happy life.”
Clearview Animal Hospital, Bloomfield, IA