The content of the Pets and Parasites website was developed, reviewed, and endorsed by CAPC. The Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC) is an independent council of veterinarians, veterinary parasitologists, and other animal health care professionals established to create guidelines for the optimal control of internal and external parasites that threaten the health of pets and people.
Founded During The Heartworm Symposium Of 1974, The American Heartworm Society Aims to further scientific progress in the study of heartworm disease, inform the membership of new developments, encourage and help promote effective procedures for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of heartworm disease. We follow the current guidelines when recommending the prevention and treatment of heartworm disease.
We are members of the Michigan Veterinary Medical Association (MVMA) Representing over 2,100 veterinarians and veterinary students from all areas of the profession, the MVMA provides continuing education for veterinarians and related professionals, monitors state legislation and regulations pertaining to veterinary medicine and promotes veterinary medicine through a multifaceted public education program.