Different types of worms can be transmitted in different ways. Some pets are born with them, some are introduced to your pet via ingestion or being infected by other pests.
Pet owners are advised to give deworming tablets to their cats and dogs every 3 months for intestinal worm prevention.
Heartworm prevention for dogs can be given every month or by a yearly injection.
Other parasites prevention to consider are mosquitos, fleas and ticks. Not only do they cause skin irritation to our pets, but they also transmit diseases like heartworm and tick fever.