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Heartworm Disease Information


Heartworm is spread by mosquitoes.   Mosquitoes who feed off of an infected animal (Dogs, Cats, Etc.) and then feed off of another animal causes the spread of the disease. It is important to note that inside animals are just as much at risk as outside pets.  In addition,  mosquitoes will most likely feed off of an animals are that less active, therefore an inside cat would make an ideal host.  


A heart that is infected with Heartworms. 


Prevention is the Answer!