Heartworm disease is a deadly condition that can be seen in Concord dogs, ferrets and other animals. In today's post, our vets explain why prevention is far better than treatment when it comes to heartworms.
Ticks can spread a number of serious diseases and pose a real danger to the long-term health of people and pets in Concord and surrounding communities. Today, our team of veterinary professionals explains how ticks thrive, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.
In California, ticks are responsible for transmitting the bacteria that leads to Lyme disease in both people and pets. Today, our Concord vets and team share information about Lyme disease in pets: what it is, symptoms to watch for, and available treatment options.
Getting yearly fecal exams at your vet's office is the best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Annual fecals give your Concord vet a chance to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise.
Fleas may be small but they can make even the biggest dog miserable! If left untreated, flea bites can even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. In today's post, our Concord veterinary team explains early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet has fleas.