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Parasite Control & Prevention

Protecting your pet against internal and external parasites.

Parasites can put your pet’s world upside down (in the worst way possible). One small tick, flea, mosquito, or worm is all it takes to send your pet into a path filled with painful symptoms and life-threatening diseases. Fortunately, our team can help keep your pet protected from these harmful pests. To learn how simply call us at 250-590-8445.

What does “parasite control” mean?

Generally speaking, parasite control encompasses all the measures we take to prevent pets from getting parasites. Taking anti-parasitic medications, regular checkups, and practicing precautions like avoiding dirty water are all part of parasite control and prevention.

How often should pets take parasite-control medications?

Depending on the specific formulation you choose, your pet will need to take its medication once every 3 to 4 months.

What happens if my pet misses a dose of their parasite control drug?

They will be left unprotected from parasites. Remember, parasites are around throughout the year, even during the wintertime.

I live in a high-rise apartment and my pet is hardly ever outdoors. Do they still need parasite control?

Yes. It is essential o follow the recommended dose even if your pet stays inside most of the time. Parasites can still enter your home from the outside through other means.

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