Archive for May, 2017

Heartworms, Your Dog, and What to Do Next

Veterinary laboratory equipment

Dogs have been companions for people for thousands of years. In fact, dogs and people have very often been the best of friends to one another, making life much more joyful and pleasant for both species.

To state the obvious, dogs come in all shapes and sizes. For that matter, so do their owners. Dogs, no matter their breed, size, or shape, can be very susceptible to heartworms. With upwards of 80 million dogs being owned in the United States alone, veterinary diagnostics have become quite reliable when it comes to gauging the severity of the heartworm antigen.

Heartworms can be a very serious and potentially fatal disease in dogs and other pets, as well. This is true

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