Ticks can be a serious problem for dogs. Unlike us, they can't simply spot then and pluck them away. Dogs scratch, bite and lick tick bites for relief.
You can spare your dog from all this discomfort by using a tick prevention treatment from Veterinary Medical Hospital. We'll apply a treatment to your dog's body that makes them thoroughly unappealing to the little arachnids. Contact us now to schedule a protective treatment.
Ticks don't just make dogs uncomfortable. They transmit diseases like Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Babesiosis, Lyme disease and Ehrlichiosis.
You might find ticks and their bites around your dog's:
Fleas are quite a nuisance and can cause your pet a lot of discomfort. If the problem isn’t taken care of as soon as possible, a flea infestation can easily worsen. There are many ways to get rid of fleas once they are on your pet and invading your home.
There are many things to look out for during flea season. If your dog excessively scratches, has scabs, or you notice black specs of flea dirt, those are all possible signs that there could be fleas. It's important to get the issue taken care of right away before it gets severe!