West River Valley Vet provides clients with the best product choices in:
•Prescription veterinary dog and cat diets, including Royal Canin, Purina, Iams and Eukanuba.
•Flea and tick treatments, including Frontline Plus and Advantage Multi for Cats and Frontline Plus and Advantix for Dogs.
•Profender, a topical feline dewormer.
•Oral Heartworm preventatives, including Iverhart Max and Interceptor.
•Veterinary specific oral and topical medications.
•VetriScience Neutroceuticals such as Vetri-Lysine Plus, NuCat, Perio-Support, Vetri-Disc, Bladder Strength and Acetylator. These neutroceuticals are National Animal Supplement Council approved (NASC).
New Product Spot Light!
We are now carrying Tartar Shield Treats for dogs and cats. Dog treats are available in biscuit or rawhide form. These treats are very tasty and have been proven to reduce tartar and plaque buildup by up to 50%!
Diamond Pet Foods is recalling more dog food due to salmonella concerns. The first recall on April 8 was forDiamond Naturals Lamb Meal & Rice dry dog food. This latest recall is for Chicken Soup for the Pet Lovers Soul 35 pound bag, Chicken Soup for the Pet Lovers Soul Adult Light Formula 35 pound bag and Chick Soup for the Pet Lovers Soul 6 pound bag.
The FDA is recommending that owners not feed their pets chicken jerky or chicken tender treats that were manufactured in China. These types of treats have been linked to renal failure in pets. There is no specific brand that is under investigation at this time. Please check your treat labels to make sure that they were not made in China! If you have questions regarding this warning please call the clinic at 802-365-9362.
Immiticide is the product that veterinarians commonly use to treat heartworms in dogs. This product is currently no longer being manufactured in the United States and is unavailable from overseas sources. Thus, we have no treatment if your pet becomes exposed to heartworms. We are recommending that owners administer year round monthly heartworm prevention to their pets until further notice.