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Ensure Your Pets Are Heartworm-Free with Regular Veterinary Visits

Written by admin. Posted in Contract lab manufacturing, Parvo test kit, Veterinary laboratory services

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There are an estimated 70 to 80 million dogs and 74 to 96 million cats living in households throughout the United States. Americans love their pets, and most pet owners consider their dogs and cats to be part of the family. In fact, a PetFinder.com poll showed that 63% of dog owners and 58% of cat owners even give gifts to their pets at Christmas. Chances are that they give them gifts and otherwise celebrate them on birthdays as well.

Unfortunately, many puppies and older dogs can become infected with heartworms. It is estimated that this occurs with at least 1 million dogs every year. Cats can also become infected with heartworms.

Once a dog becomes infected, they may have 30 or more worms in their heart and lungs. Cats, however, may have 6 or less. In some cases, they may only have