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Adulticide Treatment: Minimizing Melarsomine Complications

Adulticide Treatment: Minimizing Melarsomine Complications

When treating heartworm-positive dogs with adulticide therapy, how can I minimize melarsomine complications? Dr. Stephen Jones explains.

Heartworm Prevention Needed Nationwide

Heartworm Prevention Needed Nationwide

Why is heartworm prevention needed nationwide? Veterinary cardiologist Dr. Matt Miller explains.

The Mighty Mosquito The Role of Control in Heartworm Prevention

The Mighty Mosquito The Role of Control in Heartworm Prevention

What is multimodal heartworm prevention--and why is mosquito control important? Parasitologist Dr. John McCall explains.

The Truth About Testing in Cats

The Truth About Testing in Cats

What kind of heartworm testing is recommended for cats? Veterinary cardiologist Dr. Clarke Atkins sorts it out.

Managing Heartworm Disease in Shelter Animals

MARTHA SMITH-BLACKMORE, DVM

Heartworm disease (HWD), caused by the mosquito-borne nematode Dirofilaria immitis, is endemic in most areas of the United States, including urban areas where most of the U.S. population (about 80%) lives.

Cases in Point: Why the AHS Guidelines Matter

Cases in Point: Why the AHS Guidelines Matter

Why is it important to understand the AHS heartworm management guidelines? Dr. Elizabeth Clyde shares why it's important to her.

Heartworm Compliance: Take a Team Approach

Heartworm Compliance: Take a Team Approach

How can enlisting the entire veterinary team improve heartworm education? Practice owner Dr. Chris Rehm shares his experience.

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