Heartworm Information

As an organization, we feel the need to share HW info proactively.  Below is the critical information you need to know when fostering or adopting a dog that is undergoing treatment.

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How Heartworm Treatment Works at Secondhand Hounds

  • Treatment & Adoption
  • Medications
  • Appointment #1: Staging Appointment
  • Appointment #2: Treatment/Injections (1st round)
  • Appointment #3: Treatment/Injections (2nd round)
  • Following Treatment
  • Coughing/Other Symptoms Following Treatment
  • Future Heartworm Prevention