Heartworms are a big issue at the moment. Heartworm medicine has seen a surge in use, partly due to the increases in the number of mosquitoes in certain areas and partly because of the renewed publicity. So how do you treat for heartworms?
In the past many people gave a daily pill to prevent heartworms growing. Now it is much simpler and all that is needed is a monthly pill or spot in type of application. Heartworm pills are the most common form used with Heartgard leading the way in the number of sales.
By using a monthly treatment you are sure to prevent the worms from ever developing to a dangerous size. When they are young …