Heart worm disease can kill your dog or cat.
It's transmitted from animal to animal by mosquitoes and is very difficult to treat, so prevention is key.
Nicholas Ladd from the South Jefferson Veterinary Hospital in Adams talks about how important it is to inoculate your pet against the disease.
He also talks about what's involved in becoming a veterinary technician, which he will soon be.
Click on the picture to hear what he has to say.
Thursday, July 24, 2014, Watertown, NY