Flea and Tick
Midway Animal Hospital
Last updated 6 years ago
Midway Animal Hospital | Veterinarian Near Me Alpharetta, GA
Summer is full of fun in the sun, but it also brings out parasites. Parasites like fleas and ticks are a constant threat in the summertime. These parasites are more than just annoying, they can carry diseases that can threaten the health of your pet and your family.
10 Tips For Spring Pet Safety | Petplan
Warmer weather means the return of parasites, like fleas and ticks. Mosquito season is also rapidly approaching, meaning that dogs and cats will be at risk for contracting heartworms. Year round preventatives are best, but if your pets have been off of their flea, tick, and heartworm preventatives for the winter, it’s time to get them back on schedule #SpringSafetyTip
Pyrethrins & Pyrethroids Is Toxic To Dogs | Pet Poison Helpline
Many pet owners are starting to apply topical flea and tick products to their pets. We thought this would be a great time to start reminding people about the dangers of some canine topical products being applied to cats. Some of these products can even be an issue when they are applied to the dog in the home but the cat/s are not kept separated until it has dried. Read more about pyrethrin/pyrethroid toxicity and cats.
How to Get a Tick Out of a Dog: Common Myths and Foolproof Methods
Spring and summer are the most popular (and prolific) seasons for ticks. Fortunately, there’s preventive medicine that can protect your pet from picking up ticks, as well as foolproof techniques to remove them. Vetstreet offers expert advice on what you should — and shouldn't do — when ticks attack.