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Flea & tick season approaching for pets

Pet owners should be proactive in protecting their furry friends from the hazards of certain insects as they spend more time in the outdoors this spring and summer. Dr. Jordan Kobilca from Door County Veterinary Hospital and the Luxemburg Pet Clinic recommends heartworm prevention year-round for your pet.  The flea and tick prevention should be through the late fall. He suggests some tips on keeping your pet safe.

 

 

Common signs of flea and tick presence on your pet can include excessive scratching, licking or biting at the skin, hair loss, scabs, and pale gums. You can find more information on the recommended flea and tick prevention for your pet with this story online.

 

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