Active Image Did you know cats can get heartworm disease, just like dogs? Anywhere mosquitos buzz, heartworms are transmitted, so indoor cats are just as susceptible as outdoor cats.
Heartworm disease in cats usually causes death, but other symptoms such asActive Image a chronic cough or ascites (fluid in the abdomen) can occur. Heartworm disease in cats is preventable with a seasonal, monthly preventative such as Interceptor or Revolution. Revolution has the added benefit of preventing fleas and ticks. As spring approaches, it is time to start protecting your cat! Please call us to get your cat on heartworm prevention.