Can someone talk to me about Heartworm disease?

Can someone talk to me about Heartworm disease?

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PK Dennis
5 years ago

I have known a few dogs that have been cured of heartworm.  Yes it was boring for them to be on crate rest and restricted activity — they seemed tired and bored, not in pain during the treatment.  If you love him and can afford to see him through this period then don’t think about putting him down — you dog will go on to live a happy, healthy life with your help.

Fight the good fight!

PK Dennis
5 years ago

Things to do for the boredom: give him things to chew like Kongs stuffed with his dinner, then frozen. It will take him a log time to work all the food out, keeping him engaged and happy. Try some of the toys available that the dog has to work the puzzle to get treat/food. Give him nylabones and such to chew in his crate. Teach him new tricks — making a dog use his brain wears him out faster than exercise! 15 mins, twice a day will be the highlight of his day (other than the frozen KONG! of course).… Read more »

Jana Rade
5 years ago

What do you need to know specifically?