Client handout: Parasite prevention for tiny veterinary patients

April 19, 2018
Ciera Sallese, CVT, VTS

Ciera Sallese is a CVT, VTS (Clinical practice), at Metzger Animal Hospital in State College, Pennsylvania.

Offer these instructions to owners of pets that are too small for preventive products.

When your clients want to protect their new puppies and kittens from parasites but these pets are still too small for preventive medications, are fleas, ticks and other creepy crawlies inevitable? No way! Here are a few handy tips to help owners of tiny pets keep the bugs at bay.