Here are some more resources to help you protect your pets and keep them safe from heartworms this season:
- The ASPCA offers information about the toxicity of holly. To learn more about other plants that are potentially harmful to animals, check out the link at the bottom of the page.
- The American Heartworm Society’s website contains a great deal of information about heartworm and how it can be prevented.
- This website has more information about heartworm, including how and why it’s transmitted.
- To learn more about potentially harmful houseplants, read this article from The Canton Daily Ledger.
For more information on heartworm, or to have your pet tested, call Barrett Station Veterinary Clinic at (314) 822-2882.