Wellness plans and pet insurance are two distinct options to help make your pet’s healthcare more manageable. There are benefits to both options and it's important for pet owners to understand the differences. Here, our McAllen vets explain the differences between wellness plans and pet insurance.
Heartworm disease if left untreated can become a serious and even life-threatening condition for McAllen pets causing heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs, and even death. The disease is most often found in cats, dogs and ferrets. Here, our vets explain why prevention is key.
Ticks are a very common external parasite found on McAllen pets and can spread a number of serious diseases making them dangerous for pets and their families. Our vets are here to tell you all about the signs to look out for and how to keep ticks away from your pets and family.
Getting your pet a yearly fecal exam at your vet is the most effective way to keep your pet's health in check and protect your family from parasites. Routine yearly fecals give your McAllen vet a chance to detect intestinal parasites before they become more serious conditions.
Fleas are by far the most common external parasites found on pets. If not properly treated, they can make your pet miserable and can lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our McAllen vets want to explain the signs of fleas and what to do if an infestation is starting.