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Prevention is truly the best medicine, so we develop a vaccination and preventative health plan that fits your pet’s individual needs. We carry both monthly oral Heartworm chews and the Proheart 12 & Proheart 6 injections for the best Heartworm Protection.

Also known as ascarids, these parasites small intestines of affected dogs, and the infective eggs are shed in the feces. Can cause GI upset, gas, and diarrhea.

These dangerous, blood-sucking parasites live in the small intestine of affected dogs and can cause severe anemia due to blood loss. Stools may be loose and dark.

Whip Worms
Most commonly associated with diarrhea in affected dogs, this parasite lives in the large intestine.

Usually not harmful but quite disgusting, these rice-like segments are seen under the tail. Pets are infected by ingesting fleas.

A common protozoal organism often associated with diarrhea in puppies that have consumed contaminated water.

Another common protozoal organism that can cause diarrhea and GI upset.

Transmitted by mosquitos, all dogs are at risk of this fatal disease. To prevent infection, protect your dog with monthly
heartworm prevention, such as Heartgard Plus, YEAR ROUND.

Ask us for details.

*These parasites are zoonotic, which means people can become infected too! Dispose of feces properly and hygienically and be sure to wash hands thoroughly!

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Grace Veterinary Clinic


204 N. Main Street Chatham, IL 62629

Clinic Hours

Monday - Friday: 7:30AM - 6:00PM
Saturday - Sunday: Closed