Heartgard from Crossroads Animal Hospital

By: Crossroads Animal Hospital  04/05/2014
Keywords: heartworms, Heartgard

What is Heartgard Plus? Heartgard Plus is a monthly oral pet med used as a combination heartworm preventive and intestinal wormer. Who is it for? Dogs and puppies over 6 weeks of age. Safe for pregnant/breeding females. What are the benefits of Heartgard? * Protect your dog from potentially deadly heart-worm disease * Treat and control hookworms and roundworms (which can cause disease in both pets/people) * Delicious beef-flavored chew-able is easy to administer How is it given? Heartgard Plus must be administered monthly, preferably on the same date each month.The El Paso veterinarians at Crossroads Animal Hospital recommends that Heartgard Plus be given year round, although some veterinarians may recommend giving it only during the mosquito season. If given seasonally, the first dose must be given within 30 days of the dog's first exposure to mosquitoes. The last dose must be given within 30 days after the dog's last exposure to mosquitoes

Keywords: Heartgard, heartworms

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Crossroads Animal Hospital is a full service El Paso Veterinarian who administers veterinary care to small animals such as dogs, cats and exotics as well as small lambs and goats.