Phone: 651-636-2883 651-636-2883

Address:

Arden Shoreview Animal Hospital

1261 West County Rd E

Arden Hills, MN 55112

Contacts:

Phone: 651-636-2883

FAX: 651 628-9133

staff@ardenshoreviewanimalhospital.com

Helpful Links

Parasites – Internal and External

No one likes them, but they seem to like our pets! Here are some helpful links about intestinal parasites for you to read. All of our information is provided by the Companion Animal Parasite Council. If you have any further questions, don’t hesitate to call!

Coccidia – 

   Coccidia is a protozoal parasite that can cause diarrhea. Click on the link above to learn more.

Ear Mites – 

   Ear mites are a mite that lives inside of your pet’s ears. They are barely visible to the human eye and are contagious between pets. Clink on the link above to learn more.

Fleas – 

   Fleas are an external parasite that live in the environment. Treatment can be a fairly long road, depending on where your pet is getting exposed. Click on the link above to read more. 

Giardia – 

   Giardia are single-celled parasites that cause diarrhea. Click on the link above to learn more.

Heartworms – 

   Heartworms are parasites that are spread by mosquitos. Click on the link above to learn more.

Hookworms – 

   Hookworms are an intestinal parasite that can be found in the soil. Click on the link above to learn more.

Mange – 

   Mange is a skin mite that can cause skin irritation and hairloss. Click on the link above to learn more.

Roundworms – 

    Roundworms are the most common intestinal parasite found in canines. Click on the link above to learn more. 

Scabies – 

     Scabies is a skin mite that is contagious to humans. Click on the link above to learn more.

Tapeworms – 

   Tapeworms are an intestinal parasite that can be transmitted by fleas or by infected rodents. Click on the link above to learn more.

Ticks – 

   Ticks are external parasites that can spread many diseases, including lyme disease to your pets. Click on the link above to learn more.

Whipworms – 

   Whipworms are an intestinal parasite that can be more common in canines. Because this parasite can be difficult to diagnose, it is important to get your dog and cat’s feces tested once every 6 months. Click on the link above to learn more.

 

Arden Shoreview Animal Hospital

1261 West County Rd E
Arden Hills, MN 55112

Phone Number: 651-636-2883
Fax Number: 651-628-9133
Email address: 

staff@ardenshoreviewanimalhospital.com