Published DateMacDonald Veterinary Services presents Lyme seminar for dog owners
GILFORD — MacDonald Veterinary Services is presenting a seminar "Lyme disease and your dog" on Tuesday June 4, starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Gilford Public Library at 31 Potter Hill Rd. in Gilford.
Dr. Robert MacDonald and Dr. Alison Edwards will speak on the effects of Lyme disease and treatments, and how to prevent dogs from contracting Lyme.
"We have seen more Lyme positive dogs this year than ever before, and we have seen many dogs with fevers and lameness caused by the disease." says Dr. MacDonald. The veterinarians hope the seminar with be well attended "Lyme disease is a serious health concern for dogs, and owners need to be informed about what they can do to prevent it." says Dr. Edwards.