Parvovirus is a highly contagious, often deadly, virus that is spread between dogs through contact with infected dogs or contaminated objects such as bowls or toys. Puppies are particularly susceptible. Today, our Springfield vet shares the facts you need to know about parvovirus.
Wellness plans and pet insurance can both help make your pet's healthcare more affordable—but they are very different so it's important to understand the differences between them. Today, our Springfield vet explains more about wellness plans versus pet insurance.
Heartworm disease is caused by a parasite and is a serious condition that can result in heart failure, lung disease, and damage to other organs. The disease is typically found in cats, dogs, and ferrets. Here, our Springfield vet explains why prevention is key.
Ticks are responsible for a number of serious diseases and are dangerous to people and animals. In this post, our Springfield vet explains how these external parasites thrive, how to check your pet for ticks, and how to prevent your pet from becoming infected.
Fleas are a common external parasite that can make your pet's life miserable! If left untreated, a flea infestation can lead to infection and cause serious diseases. Today, our Springfield vet explains early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas.