There are distinct benefits to both wellness plans and pet insurance, but it's important to understand the differences between them. Here, our Rainbow City vets explain more about wellness plans and pet insurance.
Heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs, and even death are the usual consequences for an underrated heartworm infestation in dogs and cats. In this post, our Rainbow City vets explore treatment options and explain why preventive medicine is the best thing for your animal companion(s).
Ticks are spreaders of a number of serious diseases, and they are therefore dangerous to people and pets in Rainbow City. In this post, Central Valley Animal Hospital's vets explain how these external parasites thrive, including which signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.
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 Rainbow City vet a chance to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise.
Fleas own the dishonorable distinction as the most common external parasite. They will make your pet miserable if they find a home in your pet's coat, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Rainbow City vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas.