Parasite Control


Parasite Control

Fleas

  • Resistant to many pesticides.
  • Source of tapeworms and cause allergic skin disease.

Recommendation

  • Comfortis monthly all year around (fleas only).
  • Frontline instead every month (fleas and ticks).
  • Trifexis

Intestinal Parasites

  • Far more prevalent in household dogs than thought.
  • Commonly picked up from rabbit droppings, dog parks, beaches and trails.
  • Some are transmissible to humans by close contact.

Recommendation

  • Sentinel or Interceptor pill monthly all year
  • Stool examinations twice a year.
  • Trifexis

Heartworm Disease

  • Endemic, not epidemic, in local area.
  • Transmitted by mosquitoes.
  • Easily and safely prevented. Difficult and risky to treat.

Recommendation

  • Trifexis

San Juan Animal Hospital

32391 San Juan Creek Road

San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675


For general information, questions, appointment requests, call us at:

(949) 493-1147
Fax: (949) 493-8875
Email: staff@sjah.com



Hours

Monday 8:00am - 6:00pm

Tuesday 8:00am - 6:00pm

Wednesday 8:00am - 6:00pm

Thursday 8:00am - 6:00pm

Friday 8:00am - 6:00pm

Saturday 8:00am - 6:00pm

Sunday Closed