Due to the high risk of pet infection and numerous internal and external parasites problems, year around prevention is an effective way to control pet parasite and diseases. At 4 Paws Pet Hospital, our team of veterinarians in Bakersfield diagnose your pets for the parasites by performing various tests.
Parasites can infect your pet any time around the year while the ticks and flea may appear certainly depending on where you are living or other facts. So, you have to think about the necessary treatment as it can infect your pet and humans as well.
To aide us with performing a comprehensive fecal examination of your pet, please bring a fresh stool sample to test for any intestinal parasites.
Ticks can cause the lyme diseases in pets. Cat scratch fever in human appears due to Bartonella and tapeworms found in the pet’s body. Likewise, the other diseases due to parasites are:
The common intestinal parasites in pets are hookworms, tapeworms, whipworms, roundworms, coccidia, etc. If your dog or cat is vomiting and showing the symptoms of weight loss and diarrhea, these are signs of pet intestinal parasites. However, parasites can infect an animal’s health long before you could notice any sign.
4 Paws Pet Hospital specializes in providing heartworm tests in Bakersfield. The heartworm is one of the dangerous pet diseases, if it is left untreated can lead to even your pet’s death. We provide complete pet examination to identify the heartworm infection and on the basis of the report, the treatment is started immediately.
A timely check up of your pet is always better than cure. From basic checkup to a complete treatment, our professional veterinarians provide the right pet parasite control services in Bakersfield. Apart from medication, we also guide how to prevent your pet from future parasite infection.