Heartworm Prevention

Heartworm Prevention

This is necessary for all pets in south Louisiana. We are the worst place in the country for heartworms due to our mosquito population. Currently we recommend injectable and topical preventatives in dogs and topical preventatives in cats.

The science of heartworm prevention is always changing. We are glad to go over current recommendations with you. It is most important to keep all of your pets on preventative year round to prevent this deadly disease.