Parasite Prevention

Pest Prevention for Your Pet’s Well-Being

It is important to protect your pet from parasites, which can pose serious health risks and discomfort. Our comprehensive parasite prevention program is designed to safeguard your pet from fleas, ticks, heartworms, and other parasites, ensuring health and well-being for years to come.


Understanding Parasite Risks  

Parasites are a common threat to pets, with the potential to cause a range of health problems, from skin irritation and allergic reactions to life-threatening diseases.

Fleas and ticks can transmit diseases such as ehrlichiosis and anaplasmosis, while heartworms can cause serious damage to your pet’s heart and lungs.

Additionally, intestinal parasites such as roundworms and hookworms can affect your pet’s digestive system and other internal organs. By understanding the threats posed by parasites, you can take proactive steps to protect your pet from harm.


Tailored Prevention Plans  

Our experienced veterinary team will work with you to develop a customized parasite prevention plan tailored to your pet’s individual needs and lifestyle.

This may include topical or oral medications to prevent fleas and ticks, heartworm preventives to protect against heartworm disease, and regular screenings for intestinal parasites.

We’ll take into account factors such as your pet’s age, health status, and risk of exposure to parasites to ensure they receive the most effective and appropriate preventive measures.


Year-Round Protection

Parasites can pose a threat to your pet year-round, regardless of the season. That’s why we recommend year-round parasite prevention to keep your pet safe and healthy.

This can be a transition for our patients who may have moved to Florida from other regions with more seasonal climate cycles.

By maintaining consistent preventive measures, you can protect your pet from the risks of parasites and enjoy peace of mind knowing they’re protected against harm.

Our team will provide guidance on the best preventive options for your pet and ensure they receive the protection they need throughout the year.


Partner with Us for Parasite Prevention  

Protecting your pet from parasites is essential for their health and well-being. 

Partner with the experienced team at West Orange Veterinary Hospital to develop a comprehensive parasite prevention plan for your furry friend.

Schedule an appointment today to discuss your pet’s parasite prevention needs and take the first step toward ensuring their long-term health and happiness.

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