Pet Parasites

 

American Heartworm Society

  • The American Heartworm Society has developed a website discussing the distribution, life cycle, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of Heartworms (Dirofilaria immitis).

Companion Animal Parasite Council

  • The Companion Animal Parasite Council’s website, “Pets and Parasites,” is a great resource for information on parasites of dogs and cats and information on potential zoonotic (animal to human) transmission of parasitic infections.