Parasite Prevention

Prevent Parasitic Infestations at Oak Knoll Vet Clinic!

Our team at Oak Knoll Vet Clinic in Rolling Prairie, Indiana, understands the importance of protecting pets from harmful parasites. That’s why we offer a range of parasite prevention options to help keep pets healthy and free from unwanted pests. Whether it’s fleas, ticks, heartworms, or other parasites, our team is dedicated to helping pets stay safe and protected.

Parasites can cause a range of health problems for pets, including skin irritation, anemia, and the spread of serious diseases. By taking steps to prevent parasite infestations, pet owners can help ensure their pets remain healthy and happy for many years to come.

Our clinic offers a variety of parasite prevention options, including topical treatments, oral medications, and preventive injections. We will work with you to determine the best option for your pet, based on their individual needs and risks. With a commitment to providing comprehensive, compassionate care, Oak Knoll Vet Clinic is dedicated to helping pets stay healthy and happy for many years to come.

Here are some signs that your pet may be dealing with a parasite infection:

  1. Skin irritation: If your pet is constantly scratching, biting, or licking themselves, they may have fleas, ticks, or other parasites causing skin irritation.
  2. Diarrhea: Parasites such as hookworms, roundworms, and Giardia can cause digestive problems, including diarrhea.
  3. Vomiting: Intestinal parasites can cause vomiting, as well as loss of appetite and weight loss.
  4. Coughing: Heartworms can cause a persistent cough, difficulty breathing, and fatigue.
  5. Anemia: Fleas and ticks can cause anemia in pets, especially in young animals or those with weakened immune systems.
  6. Changes in behavior: Some pets may become lethargic or irritable if they are dealing with a parasite infection.
  7. Presence of parasites: In some cases, you may be able to see the parasites on your pet’s fur or in their feces.

If you suspect your pet may have a parasite infection, it’s important to schedule an appointment as soon as possible. Early treatment can help prevent serious health problems and ensure your pet stays healthy and happy.

We Are Ready to Give Your Pet the Best Care!

If you are looking to bring your pet into Oak Knoll Vet Clinic or have any questions about our parasite prevention services, please reach out to our dedicated staff today.