Many dog owners are understandably worried about fleas, and these tiny pests can cause an allergic reaction in your pet, as well as being annoying to dogs and humans. Dogs generally scratch the affected area, which can often lead to infection and make the problem worse.
Scooting is an anal sac disease and among it’s causes are parasites. Let’s take a closer look at what scooting is. With the hind limbs in an extended state, it is the dragging of anus. When in the anus regions there are parasites causing irritation, in animals like dogs it leads to such type of actions. Continue reading “Some Talk About Scooting”
Heart worm commonly affect dogs but many other animals can suffer from this as well. In fact, a lot of the questions regarding this issue come from people who take care of cats, horse, wolves and foxes. Even sea lions are not immune to it. The good news is that this can be treated.
It is vitally important that by following the appropriate medications, fleas, heart worm and various other parasites be eliminated in dogs. The good news is that in the commercial field, over recent years, a lot of products have become available to help protect dogs from fleas, heart worm and various other parasites such as ticks, lice, round worms, whip worms, hook worms etc. At one time, many of these products were.