Heartworms have been identified in all 50 United States
- Give every 30 days
- Give all year long
- Treatment is 15 times more expensive than prevention
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Dr. Anna was born and raised in Guthrie, Oklahoma. As a teenager, Dr. Anna found her beloved pet dead on the side of the road left to die without any help. That was the moment she decided to become a vet and vowed to help other people and their pets. After a few years of practicing in New Hampshire, Dr. Anna became homesick and decided to return to Guthrie to be with her parents and five other siblings. Family and friends are a major part of our lives which is why we treat our clients at Guthrie Pet Hospital as family. Dr. Anna and her husband do not have children but are very proud pet parents and therefore, treat every four legged friend as part of the family.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said: “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” It’s 15 times more expensive to treat for heartworms than it is to prevent. Heartworm medication is available in several different forms. Continue…