Heartworms are both harder to treat and more dangerous than the aforementioned parasites. These organisms are carried from animal to animal by mosquitoes, who inject heartworm larvae when they bite. The larvae then make their way to the heart, where they mature into adults.
World of Animals, Inc. at Bensalem operates an open hospital. This means that our team welcomes owners to be with their animals during any medical procedure, whether a simple vaccination or a complex surgery.