Dog Heart Worms & Humans?

Answer Heartworms are something that most pet owners associate with their dogs, and in rare cases with their cats. Once you know that a pet you have come into contact with has heartworms, you may worry a... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Dog Heart Worms & Humans

Signs of Heart Worms in Canines?

Heart worms are a common affliction in dogs that can be easily avoided by giving the dog heart worm medication. If a dog does get heart worms, it is very difficult and expensive to treat it and the... Read More »

How to Use Ivermectin for Heart Worms in Dogs?

Ivermectin is a drug used in the prevention and treatment of heartworms in many animals, including dogs. Ivermectin is available in a flavored solid chew as well as a liquid suspension. The flavo... Read More »

Signs of Heart Worms in Dogs?

Heart worms were first identified in 1847 and in recent years the disease has been found in all 50 states, according to the Pet Education website. Heart worms can be found in dogs, cats and in huma... Read More »

How prevalent are heart worms in indoor cats?

Heart worms are caused by mosquito bites. Outdoor cats build an immunity to mosquito bites that indoor cats don't have the luxury of creating, placing them at a higher risk for heart worms.Source:c... Read More »