After Heartworm Treatment, Dehydration and Loss of Appetite

After heartworm treatment, there can be problems with loss of appetite and a refusal to drink water resulting in deydration. Treating a dog infected with heartworms is difficult for both the animal and its owners. The only proven method of … Continue reading

Heartworm Treatment Aftercare

If your dog needs treatment for infection with adult heartworms, this must be carried out by a veterinarian. Your vet will give you information to take home with you when you collect your dog after heartworm treatment which will advise … Continue reading

Immiticide Treatment and Side Effects

Immiticide is the only drug which has approval from the FDA for the treatment of heartworm in dogs. Another name for Immiticide is Melarsomine. This drug should not be confused with the heartworm preventative medicines given to dogs. It is … Continue reading