Can I Skip Flea Medicine in the Winter?

Are you thinking of skipping your pet’s flea medicine this winter? Continuing flea prevention medicine all year can keep your dog or cat flea-free and healthy. Can I Skip Flea Medicine in the Winter? It might be tempting to skip that flea prevention medicine in the cold months. It can …

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How To Make Topical Medicines Last

Let’s face it. There is nothing worse than spending a bunch of money on flea and tick prevention medicines, being on a strict schedule of when you apply them, and then still finding the little critters on your pets or in your house. It just makes you want to give …

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How To Apply Topical Medicine

Topical medicines can be very convenient – especially for cats and dogs who don’t like to take pills! But if you aren’t used to putting topical medicine on your pet, it can be a bit of a challenge to get it right the first time. Here are our best tips …

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Types of Heartworm Prevention

There are lots of different heartworm prevention medicines available. Heartworm prevention comes in a monthly pill, a monthly topical, and a twice-yearly injection. Most heartworm prevention medicines will also protect your dog from some internal parasites. But some will also protect your dog from whipworms, tapeworms, or fleas. It can be …

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When Should I Start My Dog On Heartworm Prevention?

Does my dog really need to be on heartworm prevention already? He’s just a puppy. Why do we need to start so soon? When should we really start? We get this question all the time – “When should I start my dog on heartworm prevention?” When Should I Start My …

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