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3 Must-reads on parasitology
Check out these 3 insightful articles covering the ins and outs of veterinary parasitology.
Some of the most commonly found parasites prevalent in dogs and cats alike include roundworms, hookworms, whipworms, coccidia, and giardia.1 That is why we have provided 3 versatile articles detailing diagnostic and treatment measures that meet each pet's needs.
From an in-depth look at Toxoplasma gondii to the importance of informing pet parents about the risk of parasites—there's something for everyone. Happy reading!
- Dear Toxoplasma gondii, do you feel neglected?: Jennifer Chatfield, DVM, DACZM, DACVPM, details this often-ignored zoonotic disease including its origin, treatment methods, prevalence, and more.
- Factors affecting your deworming protocols for puppies and kittens: From the types of parasites to each patient’s unique needs, learn these important considerations when approaching deworming protocols for young pets.
- Parasites in pets: Understanding and prevalence: Discover tips for educating pet parents about how common parasites are in adult dogs and cats, plus the significance of early treatment.
Maciorakowski L. Intestinal parasites in dogs and cats. Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Accessed November 2, 2021. https://www.mspca.org/angell_services/intestinal-parasites-in-dogs-and-cats/