Giardiasis is a parasitic infection that can affect dogs, cats, and humans. In this post, our Staten Island veterinarians define Giardia, how it spreads, and how it's treated.
Wondering how to cure your dog’s chewing problems for good? We’ve got some tips to help your pup develop better habits.
Heartworm disease is a serious condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs, and even death for pets. Heartworm disease is typically found in dogs, though cats are also at risk. Here, our Staten Island vets explain why prevention is key.
Ticks can spread a number of serious diseases and are therefore dangerous to people and pets. In this post, our Staten Island vets explain how these external parasites thrive, including which signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.
Getting yearly fecal exams at your vet's office is the best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Annual fecals give your Staten Island vet a chance to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise.