Best Vet Tips To Keep Your Dog Healthy In Atlanta

May 18, 2012 12:00 AM
Best Vet Tips To Keep Your Dog Healthy In Atlanta
Owning a dog brings rich rewards and constant companionship, but keeping a cuddly canine healthy and happy can be a struggle. Learn a little about the risks your pet faces in Atlanta and skip the emergency room visits with your furry friend.

" Sadie is well-loved and gets regular veterinary care. (Credit= Jackie Kass)

Veterinary Care Peach Pets Animal Hospital 6955 McGinnis Ferry Rd. Johns Creek, GA 30097 (770) 814-9000 Hours: Tues to Sat – 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Annual exams and regular vaccinations are critical to keeping your dog healthy. A trained vet can uncover subtle illnesses before they become serious. It is also very important to keep dogs current on heartworm prevention all year in Atlanta. Many owners think it is not necessary during the winter months, but the reality is that mosquitoes survive here and can infect pets during the coldest months of the year. Additionally, the medication (immiticide injection) used to treat heartworm disease is unavailable with no known FDA re-release date. If a dog becomes infected, even by missing one month, there is no readily available cure at this time. Regular exams, vaccinations and heartworm treatment are the best ways to make sure your pet is around for a long, long time. "

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