It's a beautiful day and you are taking your dog for a walk outside. But suddenly, they stop walking and won't move! Here, our Boynton Beach vets share some of the possible reasons why this may occur and what you can do about it.
Heartworm disease is a serious condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs and even death for pets in Boynton Beach. The disease is typically found in cats, dogs and ferrets. Here, our vets explain why prevention is key.
Ticks can spread a large variety of diseases and are dangerous to both people and pets. In this post, our Boynton Beach vets explain how these external parasites live, what signs to keep a lookout for, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.
Getting yearly fecal exams at your vet's office is the most effective way to keep your pet and your family safe from parasites. Annual fecals give your Boynton Beach vet the opportunity to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise.
Fleas are the most common external parasite, and they can make your pet miserable! If left untreated, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Boynton Beach vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas.