Global Trends: Parasite Control in Pets: Global phenomena like climate change are helping parasites thrive
Global phenomena like climate change are helping parasites thrive
Factors such as climate change and global travel is helping parasites spread and thrive in regions that may not have been hospitable in the past. This means more pets are at risk and veterinarians must stay up-to-date on parasite threats in their area.
U.S. veterinary experts report that “risk for parasitic diseases continues to increase and expand into areas that have had historically low prevalence.”4https://capcvet.org/about-capc/news-events/companion-animal-parasite-council-releases-annual-2021-pet-parasite-forecast/