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  1. General Dog Discussion
    It's a very exciting time for my family and I, we are first time dog owners. After months of research and a couple of meet and greets, we finally found the one. We adopted our sweet girl Penny, she is perfect and jut wonderful...there is one minor detail....she is heartworm positive. She did the...
  2. Dog Health
    My dog has been diagnosed with heartworms yesterday. We are probably going to do the slow kill method and this is our reasoning. Our dog is crazy active and has separation anxiety and we feel like the 6-8 weeks of 0 activity that is required for fast kill would be extremely risky. We feel...
  3. Dog Health
    I brought my dog to the vet to get a heartworm test and more heartworm medicine and when the test came back they said it was positive. They said it is either a very small amount or a false positive. They told me to go ahead and give her the heartworm medicine and get her tested in another 3...
  4. Dog Health
    I read somewhere online that it is possible to get heartworm medications compounded at a veterinary pharmacy but I cannot find a pharmacy that will compound heartworm medicine. Where do you get your dog's medications compounded? Do you get their heartworm medicine compounded? Thank you :)...
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