Cats get Heartworm & Here’s What to Look For


BJ Bangs is an established journalist, photographer, and an aspiring author. She loves everything about cats, including writing about them.

6 Responses

  1. Jenna Meow says:

    Thank you for this informative article. Prevention is defiantly key.

  2. Carol says:

    Interesting info. I did not know that cats could be so affected by heartworms.

  3. Ellen Pilch says:

    Excellent post. I am definitely going with Revolution this year for fleas and the added bonus of heartworm protection even though my kitties are indoors.

    • BJ says:

      That’s a great idea. I made the change to Revolution last year. Even though there are ticks around here, the chances of a cat letting ticks stay on them are slim, but as for parasites, that’s a whole other story.

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