Owning a pet is a big responsibility. Many people do no realize the important health measures that should be taken with every pet. Vaccinations are very important for young pets. There is a series of vaccinations that must be done to protect them from serious diseases. If these vaccinations are not given correctly or at the incorrect time, it leaves your pet susceptible. Another important part of owning an animal is parasite control. Fleas and intestinal parasites can be spread to people, and that is why it is important to keep you animal on a monthly product. Heartworm prevention is typically included with a monthly deworming pill. The importance of monthly heartworm prevention is discussed below. If you have questions on the preventative health measures that should be taken with your pet, feel free to call today!