Proheart 6 is an injectable heartworm prevention that protects against heartworms for 6 months after a single injection. It is administered to dogs 6 months of age and older. It also treats the immature and adult stages of intestinal hookworms. At our clinic, it is the most cost-effective heartworm preventive that we offer for dogs. It offers the convenience of only having to give heartworm prevention twice a year instead of 12 times a year. Call our office to schedule your dog’s injection at (337) 269-4031. For more information, go to www.Proheart6.com
Heartgard Plus is a monthly chewable beef-flavored heartworm preventive that also treats and controls intestinal roundworms and hookworms. It can be given to puppies as young as 6 weeks old and is safe in pregnant female dogs. For more information, go to www.Heartgard.com
Interceptor is a monthly heartworm prevention for dogs & cats in a chewable tablet. It also treats and controls intestinal hookworms, roundworms, and whipworms. For more information, go to www.Interceptor.novartis.us
Comfortis is a chewable beef-flavored tablet that starts killing fleas in 30 minutes after administration and is 100 % effective in killing adult fleas within 4 hours. It is an ideal choice for flea control in dogs with flea allergy dermatitis. It is also formulated as a combination product with heartworm prevention in a product called Trifexis. Comfortis can also be used for excellent flea control in cats. For more information, go to www.Comfortis.com. See our Combination Product section below for more information.
Capstar is a tablet used for quick kill of adult fleas on dogs and cats. Its flea-killing effects last for 24 hours. It can be used on puppies and kittens as young as 8 weeks of age and 2 lbs of body weight.
Advantage is a topical flea control product that kills fleas within 12 hours and lasts for up to 30 days. It also kills lice on dogs.
Trifexis is the latest combination product to enter the market for parasite control in dogs. It kills adult fleas, prevents heartworms, treats and controls intestinal hookworms, roundworms, and whipworms. It comes in a flavored chewable tablet for once monthly administration.
Revolution is topical product we recommend for cats. It prevents heartworms, kills adult fleas, kills ear mites and deworms the intestines for roundworms and hookworms. It is applied to the skin once monthly. Cats that are exposed to mosquitoes are at risk for heartworm infection and should be on monthly heartworm prevention.
Advantix is a monthly topical product for dogs that kills fleas, ticks, mosquitoes and chewing lice. It also repels biting flies and is waterproof. This product is NOT for cats.
Nexgard is a flavorful soft chew for dogs that kills fleas & ticks for 30 days. For more information, go to www.Nexgardfordogs.com.
Bravecto is a flavored chew for dogs 6 months of age & older and weighing 4.4 lbs or more. It kills fleas & ticks for 3 months with a single dose. It is safe in breeding, pregnant, and lactating dogs. For more information, go to www.bravecto.com.