How much Heartgard does a dog really need?

Answer On One Hand: Size of DogDosing for Heartgard is primarily based on a dog's weight. Dogs weighing 25 to 100 lbs. are to take one chew tab per month. Large-breed dogs, more than 100 lbs., might need ... Read More »

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When was Heartgard patented?

Heartgard is a monthly prescription medication for dogs to guard them against heartworm, which can be very dangerous for animals. It was approved for patent and use on March 2, 1987. It is availabl... Read More »

Does Heartgard have pesticides in it?

Heartgard, which is used for the prevention of heartworms in dogs and cats, is an FDA-approved drug and does not contain pesticides. However, "unregistered versions of Heartgard dog medicine that a... Read More »

Can you split Heartgard?

Heartgard is a preventative medication against heartworm, roundworms, and hookworms. Heartgard doses vary and should only be administered according to the directions. For dogs that swallow treats w... Read More »

Does a dog need to use Frontline& Heartgard at the same time?

On One Hand: At The Same TimeBecause these drugs have completely separate mechanisms of action, they can be safely taken at the same time. By dosing together, you are more likely to ensure that bo... Read More »