Heartworm disease in Austin, Texas is deadly, but preventable.
Protect Your Pet Today.
THRIVE offers pets in Austin, Texas quality preventive heartworm disease medicine because of its overwhelming benefits.
Heartworms are worms that infest the hearts, blood vessels, and lungs of our beloved pets. This can create huge health problems and be extremely costly--more than 30x the price of annual prevention.
Cats are at a greater risk as there is no approved treatment, so keeping our feline friends on heartworm preventive medications is the only way to prevent the disease.
Bring your pet to a THRIVE in Austin, Texas to have one of our friendly Veterinarians test your pet to safely prescribe a heartworm preventative.
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Important Heartworm Disease Information
Watch the video below to learn more about Heartworm Disease in Austin, Texas.
One Bite Only
Can you believe that this devastating disease can come from one simple mosquito bite?
That's why it is essential for your pet to be protected every day of the year by a heartworm preventative. Visit your local Austin THRIVE to test your pet.
As a precaution and due to incubation times, your pet should be tested annually to ensure they do not have the disease.
After testing, your veterinarian can safely prescribe the appropriate heartworm preventative for your pet.
It is estimated that over 1 million pets are infected with this deadly disease, and the disease is found in all 50 states, including Texas.
The only way to eliminate costly treatment after exposure, is to be on a heartworm preventive medication.