Use Vectra 3D(R) for Dogs and Sing a Different Tune This Summer
FORT LEE, N.J., April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Don't let nasty parasites prevent you from enjoying the outdoors with the family dog this summer. As the weather warms, pet owners need to protect their pets against parasites such as ticks, fleas, mosquitoes, sand flies, mites and lice that can transmit vector-borne diseases. Vectra 3D(R) for Dogs is an advanced monthly topical vectoricide that goes beyond traditional flea and tick products.
Many might think these are just pesky bugs, but these common parasites and the diseases they may carry are putting more dogs at risk than ever. Vectra 3D(R) protects dogs in multiple ways against six common parasites -- fleas, ticks, mosquitoes, sand flies, mites and lice. Any of these parasites may cause discomfort in the form of scratching and irritation, and may transmit diseases to dogs, some quite serious or even fatal. The incidence of these parasites and vector-borne diseases is on the rise throughout the United States. Suburban sprawl and increased deer populations continue to spread vector-borne diseases that could be transmitted to pets and humans, such as Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever and bartonellosis.
According to Denise Kobuszewski, DVM, Summit VetPharm Veterinary Services Manager, "Our family dog is an important member of the family. As our companions, they accompany us not only on the daily jog, walk or hike, but also on vacations where their exposure to tick-borne diseases is increasing. It is important to provide the best monthly protection for our dogs, as well as annual screenings for tick-borne diseases."
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