Make sure your pet is happy and healthy with routine cat and dog vaccinations and parasite prevention from the vets at Sharon Lakes Animal Hospital in South Charlotte.
Vaccinations & Parasite Prevention in Charlotte
Preventive health care, including routine checkups, vaccinations, and parasite prevention, is essential in ensuring that cats and dogs have long, healthy lives, because it allows us to prevent disease from developing in the first place.
We’ll work with you to create a custom plan for your cat or dog that meets their lifestyle and health needs.
Routine vaccinations are extremely important in preventing your pet from contracting contagious diseases.
We follow the AAHA’s guidelines for canine and feline immunizations. We also follow recommendations for protecting against new and emerging diseases.
These small, flightless insects are external parasites that consume the blood of mammals and birds.
Ticks are external parasites that feed on the blood of birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians.
Ear mites are arachnids that live in the ear canals of cats, dogs, other small animals and humans.
Heartworm is a small, thread-like parasitic roundworm that is spread through mosquito bites.
Hookworms are blood-feeding, parasitic roundworms that live in the digestive system of dogs and cats.
Roundworms are parasites that live in the intestine and feed off of partially digested intestinal contents.
Tapeworms are flat, segmented parasitic worms that live in the intestines of some animals.
Whipworm is a parasitic roundworm common in dogs, that gets its name from its whip-like appearance.