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Protect Your Cats and Dogs from Parasites

There are many internal and external parasites that can harm your pet. They cause irritation, discomfort and can jeopardize your pet’s life or health. Some parasites can even spread disease and infection to humans. It is therefore important to take steps to protect all pets against parasitic infections.


The team at Clinique Vétérinaire Laurentien-Keller provides care to prevent and treat parasites and other health problems your pet may be exposed to.


Parasites That Can Harm Your Pet

  • Coccidia
  • Ear mites
  • Fleas
  • Giardia
  • Heartworm
  • Hookworm
  • Mange mites
  • Roundworm
  • Ticks
  • Toxoplasma
  • Whipworm

Tips

Here are some tips that can help you protect your pet and your family against parasites:

  1. Wash hands after contact with animals.
  2. Make sure your children do not put dirt into their mouth.
  3. Pick up your pet’s feces from the yard daily
  4. Cover sandboxes to protect against fecal contamination.
  5. Have your pets checked for parasites regularly by a veterinarian.
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