# Current Events

### HEARTWORM

• In 2005, we had 73 positive cases of heartworm disease. Three of those cases resulted in death.

• In 2006, we had 81 positive heartworm cases. Sadly, six of those cases resulted in death.

• In 2007, we had 64 positive cases, five of which resulted in death.

• In 2008, we had 61 positive cases, ten of which resulted in death.

• In 2009, we had 46 positive cases, 8 of which resulted in death.

• In 2010, we had 35 positive cases, 6 of which resulted in death.

• In 2011, we had 33 positive cases.

• In 2012, we had 37 positive cases.

• In 2013, we had 30 positive cases.

• In 2014, we had 20 positive cases.

• In 2015, we had 24 positive cases.

• In 2016, we had 17 positive cases.

• In 2017, we had 16 positive cases.

• In 2018, we had  9 positive cases.

• In 2019, we had 12 positive cases.

• In 2020, we had 14 positive cases.

### LYME DISEASE

• In 2010, we had 194 positive cases.

• In 2011, we had 322 positive cases.

• In 2012, we had 562 positive cases.

• In 2013, we had 484 positive cases.

• In 2014, we had 657 positive cases!

• In 2015, we had 639 positive cases!

• In 2016, we had 691 positive cases!

• In 2017, we had 613 positive cases.

• In 2018, we had 567 positive cases.

• In 2019, we had 481 positive cases.

• In 2020, we had 509 positive cases.