Pet Parasite Prevention

At Basking Ridge Animal Hospital, we understand the importance of protecting your pet from parasites.

Woman checking dog's skin for ticks

What Are Pet Parasites?

Pet parasites are organisms that live on or inside your pet and can cause a range of health problems. Common parasites include fleas, ticks, heartworms, and intestinal worms.

Why is Pet Parasite Prevention Important?

Parasites can cause a variety of health issues in pets, ranging from mild discomfort to serious illness. Prevention is key to keeping your pet healthy and happy. Our comprehensive pet parasite prevention program, which we recommend year-round, is designed to keep your furry friend healthy and parasite-free.

Our Pet Parasite Prevention Services Include:

  • Flea and Tick Prevention: We offer a range of products, including topical treatments and oral medications, to protect your pet from fleas and ticks.
  • Heartworm prevention: Heartworm disease is a serious and potentially fatal condition transmitted by mosquitoes. We offer heartworm prevention medications to keep your pet safe.
  • Intestinal parasite prevention: Regular deworming treatments can help prevent your pet from contracting intestinal parasites such as roundworms, hookworms, and whipworms.

Benefits of Pet Parasite Prevention:

  • Protects your pet from discomfort and illness
  • Prevents the spread of parasites to other pets and humans
  • Saves you money on costly parasite treatments

Schedule Your Pet’s Parasite Prevention Today

Don’t wait until it’s too late. Protect your pet from parasites with our pet parasite prevention program at Basking Ridge Animal Hospital. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and ensure your pet stays healthy and parasite-free.