Importance of Vaccinating Your Pets
July 31, 2020Pets, like humans, can be protected from diseases by vaccination. Pet vaccinations play an important role in keeping both your pet and your family healthy because some diseases can be spread to your family if the pet is not vaccinated. Also, vaccinating your pet can help reduce the costs you would have incurred if the pet is put into quarantine by the state for coming into contact with another diseased pet. Here are some reasons why you should consider vaccinating your pets:
How mosquitos can not only harm humans but can also cause heartworms in your pet
June 25, 2020Most humans think of mosquitos as being annoying pests that, if you are unlucky, can give you an incredibly itchy and irritating bite.
Fun Summer Things to Do with Your Pets
May 31, 2020Summer is just around the corner, and with it comes the chance to make a fresh batch of new memories with your family – human and animal alike. Most pets enjoy the summer months just as much as we do, with the longer days and warmer temperatures making many more different outdoor activities possible.
Take the Bite Out of Mosquitos and Heartworms
April 30, 2020If you’ve ventured outside of your home during mosquito season in Indiana, you know those pests are everywhere, just waiting to bite you. Mosquito bites cause more than discomfort. The tiny pests can spread diseases and parasites to both humans and animals. For dogs and cats, the biggest fear is catching heartworms from mosquito bites. If an infected mosquito bites a dog or cat, the baby parasites are transmitted and can grow. Heartworms can cause significant damage to vital organs and even lead to death. Fortunately, you can protect your furry friends against heartworms. This is critical if you live in Fishers, Indiana, or the surrounding area. Learn about the signs that your pet has heartworms, as well as what you can do to protect your beloved pets.
Top Poison Items for Pets: Prevention Awareness Month
March 26, 2020You need to read the warning labels on any household items or products you use, in addition to storing them as directed. If you need information about top poison items for pets or free pet exams, call Windermere Animal Hospital at 317-434-1600 and talk to owner Roger Nix, a highly experienced and licensed veterinarian. Based in Fishers, Indiana, we specialize in everything pet-related. We will treat your pet using the latest veterinarian technology, in addition to offering him or her the compassion and care he or she deserves.