Parasite Preventatives

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Parasite Preventatives Offered at Our Office
Our office offers several types of parasite prevention for your pet.  All preventatives offered are to be used monthly. Some in the form of a chewable tablet and others are applied topically. Following is a list of the preventatives offered, how they are given and which parasites that they treat, control and/ or prevent.

Products for Dogs

Heartgard Plus
                            Given once monthly in the form of a real beef
                            chewable, Heartgard Plus offers Heartworm
                            Disease prevention plus broad-spectrum
                            treatment and control against Roundworms and
                            Hooksworms.
                            (www.heartgard.com)

Interceptor
                    Given once monthly in the form of a Flavor Tab,
                    Interceptor offers Heartworm Disease prevention
                    plus controls Whipworms, Hookworms,
                    and Roundworms.
                    ( www.interceptor.novartis.us )

Trifexis
            Given once monthly in the form of a chewable tablet,
            Trifexis offers 3 types of parasite prevention. It prevents
            Heartworm Disease. Treats and controls Hookworm,
            Roundworm, and Whipworm. Kills fleas and prevents
            infestations.            
            ( www.trifexis.com )

Revolution Canine
                                Applied directly to the skin at the base
                                of the neck once monthly,
                                Revolution prevents Heartworm Infection.
                                It also prevents and controls flea infestations.
                                Controls American Dog Tick infestations,
                                and treats and controls ear mites and
                                sarcoptic mites.
                                ( www.revolutionpet.com )

Comfortis
                 Given once monthly in the form of a beef flavored,
                 chewable tablet, Comfortis offers protection against
                 adult fleas. ( www.comfortis4dogs.com )

Products for Dogs & Cats

Frontline Plus
                        Applied directly to skin, between the shoulder
                        blades, once monthly, Frontline Plus offers
                        complete protection against adult fleas, eggs,
                        larvae, and ticks.
                        ( www.frontline.com )

Products for Cats


Revolution Feline
                                Applied directly to the skin at the base
                                of the neck once monthly,
                                Revolution prevents Heartworm infection.
                                It also prevents and controls flea infestation.
                                Treats and controls hookworms, roundworms
                                and ear mites.
                                ( www.catsoftherevolution.com )