Kent Veterinary Clinic takes the issue of heartworms very seriously. Heartworms are a parasite that is spread through mosquitoes to our pets. Treatment for heartworms is very intensive and can be costly. The best way to treat heartworms is to prevent them. We offer many types of preventatives here from the monthly chewy tablets to a new injectable medicine that lasts for up to SIX months! Call our clinic today to learn more about our preventative treatments for heart worms.