To prevent Lyme disease in your dog, Doylestown Veterinary Hospital and Holiday House Pet Resort & Training Center offer a look at important facts and figures.
- 8% of all positive cases of Lyme in Pennsylvania are from Bucks County
- 1 out of 9 dogs in Bucks County tested positive for Lyme
- In Bucks and Montgomery counties, there is a high prevalence of Lyme in dogs according to the Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC). Established in 2002, CAPC is an independent council established to create guidelines for the optimal control of internal and external parasites that threaten the health of pets and people, brings together broad expertise in parasitology, internal medicine, public health, veterinary law, private practice and association leadership.