Over the last several months/years, we've seen an increase of tick-borne diseases and cases of heartworm in our local canine population. To best serve our adopters, as of June 1, 2017 we've implemented testing all of our canines for heartworm, lyme, ehrlichiosis, and anaplasmosis.
While we use flea & tick preventative on our dogs once they arrive here, what they've been exposed to before they arrive is difficult to know or guess.
Want to know more about 4DX tests, how they work, or if you should ask your vet about one for your own dog (you should)? Check out what the manufacturer has to say about them: