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Category Archives: Parasites

Flea Control Made Simple (and Safe!)

Are fleas running your house and getting you down? Don’t worry, it’s a winnable battle! Here’s how…

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New Advancements in Parasite Control – Parastar Plus

Just as our decision to move to Trifexis was because we believe it is a better product for our patients, our decision to move to Parastar Plus is based on our belief that it is the best product currently available for flea and tick control with dogs.

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Heartworm Disease and Your Pet

Heartworm disease is a caused by a parasite that lives in the blood vessels around the heart. Dogs and cats acquire these heartworms by being bitten by a mosquito carrying a larval form of the worm. Which dogs and cats are at risk for exposure to heartworm disease?

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New Advancements in Parasite Control – Trifexis

Our move from Sentinel to Trifexis fits with our mission of providing kind, compassionate and comprehensive health care for our patients. When a better product, treatment or procedure comes along, we make it our priority to make it available to our patients.

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Whatza Warble?

We usually see a number of Warble cases during the warm months of the year. What is a Warble? Here’s the scoop.

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Lots of Interesting Cases @ CFVC

We see some neat and amazing cases at the Cuyahoga Falls Veterinary Clinic. Here’s a sampler.

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Parasites and Animals: Decoding the Label Claims

Words on drug labels are carefully chosen to communicate very specific ideas. Learn how to read the labels of your pet’s antiparasitic medication.

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ProHeart 6: Heartworm Preventive w/o the Remembering

A long-term heartworm preventive option is available for your dog. Don’t worry about remembering to give monthly heartworm preventive. Ask us if ProHeart 6 is right for your dog.

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Dog Parks: a good thing for your dog?

Is the Dog Park a good idea for you and your dog? There’s no right or wrong answer that works for all dogs. “Yes!” for some. “No,” for others. Consider the pros and cons, and go to the dog park with your eyes wide open.

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Fleas, Worms, Ticks and other Parasites

Prevent parasites… for your pet AND for you!
Learn more about the parasites that can bother your pet.

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