Lets Talk Canine Heartworms

What are canine heartworms? Canine heartworms, Dirofilara immitis, are dangerous parasites that can infect your dog, greatly affecting your pet’s life span. Dog heartworms are actual worms that live in your pet’s heart. As you can imagine these worms fill the chambers of the heart and cause the heart to …

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Why Is My Pet Eating Grass? An Age Old Question

The information contained in this article was obtained from Veterinary News Network and Applied Animal Behavior Science, 111: 120-132. A very commonly asked question of veterinarians is “Doctor why does my dog or cat keep eating grass?” Over the years the usual answer has been that the pet eats grass, …

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