In fact, it has been estimated that up to 50% of dogs and cats in this country are overweight or, worse yet, obese. Though many would like to blame this on some obscure metabolic disorder, the fact is that obesity in our pets is a result of the same simple practice that leads to our own obesity- eating too much and exercising too little! Read this article.
Heartworm Disease: Cats Get it Too
The same mosquitoes that transmit the parasitic worms to dogs can transmit them to cats; however, there are a lot of differences between heartworms in dogs and in cats, and sadly these differences often work to your cat's disadvantage. Click to learn more.
Mosquitoes and Heartworm: An Increasing Threat to Your Dog
Several factors play a role in the continuing surge of heartworm cases, and Mosquitoes is one of them. Mosquitoes should not be considered as a summertime pest, but as a year round health hazard. Read on. . .