Parasitic Beasts and Where to Find Them

I saved the worst for last: worms. Some of the creatures in the JK Rowling movie were indeed fantastic. But take a look at these bizarre creatures: (left to right) Heartworm, hookworms, roundworms, and whipworms can all cause upset stomachs and diarrhea for your pet. They can even block blood flow, and you can imagine [...]

TICK tock, TICK tock. No time to waste!

Lucky for me I’ve never had a tick myself. My mom did once though…. we won’t talk about that, but it wasn’t pretty. But she knows what we all know, ticks are skin parasites that feed on the blood of their hosts. Yuck! Can’t say I blame her for freaking out a little. We all [...]

Flea, flea go away

Ask our vets and they’ll tell you flea prevention is important all year round. That’s because those pesky critters are smart and will find their way indoors, even hitching rides on you humans. If you need flea prevention, Liberty Veterinary Hospital is the best place to go to for advice and product. Not convinced you [...]

Just Say No to Parasites

Sydney here again, and I'm itching to get the word out about parasites. Spring is in the air my furry friends, which means there is no better time to talk about them. True we need to use parasite prevention all year, but warmer weather means more outside time. Therefore, it’s even more important to keep [...]