Veterinary Services

Pet Preventative Medicine at Northwood Animal Hospital in High Point, NC

Protect your pet with pet preventative medicine at Northwood Animal Hospital. We offer flea, tick, and heartworm prevention and more for a healthy pet.

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Pet Preventative Medicine: Safeguarding Your Pet’s Health

Ensuring your pet’s well-being goes beyond treating illnesses—it’s about preventing them altogether. At Northwood Animal Hospital in High Point, NC, we believe in the power of pet preventative medicine. Our goal is to keep your beloved companion healthy and happy for years to come.

Pet preventative medicine encompasses a range of proactive measures to protect against common threats. From fleas and ticks to heartworms and parasites, we offer comprehensive solutions tailored to your pet’s needs. Through regular check-ups, vaccinations, and personalized care plans, we work to detect and prevent potential health issues before they become serious.

With our focus on education and prevention, we empower pet owners to make informed decisions about their pet’s health. Trust Northwood Animal Hospital for expert guidance and compassionate care. Let’s work together to provide the best possible life for your furry family member.

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Pet Flea and Tick Prevention and Education

Fleas and ticks aren’t just nuisances—they can also pose significant health risks to your pet. These pests can cause discomfort, itching, skin irritation, and even transmit diseases. At Northwood Animal Hospital, we offer a range of preventive measures to keep fleas and ticks at bay. From topical treatments to oral medications, we have effective solutions to protect your pet.

In addition to preventive treatments, we believe in the power of education. Our team provides valuable resources and guidance on how to identify, prevent, and manage flea and tick infestations.

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Pet Parasite Prevention and Control

Internal and external parasites can wreak havoc on your pet’s health. From intestinal worms to external mites, these parasites can cause a range of problems, including gastrointestinal issues, skin irritation, anemia, and more. Prevention is crucial to safeguarding your pet’s well-being.

Northwood Animal Hospital offers a variety of parasite prevention and control options. Our team will recommend the most suitable products based on your pet’s lifestyle and risk factors. Whether it’s monthly oral medications, spot-on treatments, or preventive collars, we have the tools to keep parasites away.

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Pet Heartworm Prevention and Education

Heartworm disease is a serious and potentially fatal condition transmitted by mosquitoes. These tiny insects can carry heartworm larvae and infect your pet with a single bite. Prevention is key to avoiding this life-threatening disease.

At Northwood Animal Hospital, we offer heartworm prevention options that are safe, effective, and tailored to your pet’s needs. From monthly chewable tablets to injectable medications, we have solutions to keep heartworms at bay. Our team is also dedicated to educating pet owners about the importance of heartworm prevention.