Heartworms in Pets: Everything You Should Know & How to Prevent Them

About This Class

Join Dr. Angele Bice, a board member of the American Heartworm Society, as she discusses what heartworms are, how these parasites infect pets, and what pet parents can do to prevent this serious disease.

Meet the Expert

Angele Bice is a 2013 graduate of the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine with a Certificate in Shelter Medicine. She owns a private practice clinic and has worked with a variety of animal shelters and rescues in South Carolina since graduation. Dr. Bice has treated over 250 heartworm-positive dogs a year in South Carolina. Dr. Bice joined the American Heartworm Society as a Board Member in 2019 and strives to improve the accessibility and affordability of veterinary care with an emphasis on community education while maintaining the value and integrity of the veterinary profession.

Meet the Expert

Angele Bice

Angele Bice is a 2013 graduate of the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine with a Certificate in Shelter Medicine. She owns a private practice clinic and has worked with a variety of animal shelters and rescues in South Carolina since graduation. Dr. Bice has treated over 250 heartworm-positive dogs a year in South Carolina. Dr. Bice joined the American Heartworm Society as a Board Member in 2019 and strives to improve the accessibility and affordability of veterinary care with an emphasis on community education while maintaining the value and integrity of the veterinary profession.