LIVELINES: PET CALLS

Vets continue to see a rise in heartworm cases among dogs.

There are safe and inexpensive steps that can be taken to stop this disease in its tracks.

So why do these parasites continue to cause illness and death.

Dr. Jim Hammon was our guest. He made the following points.

-transmitted by mosquitoes

-prevention is safe and economical

-worms resistant to medications

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