Where do they live? They live in your heart

Size? adult male 7 in , Female 14 in

Interesting facts? The average lifespan of heartworms in untreated pets is 5-7 years in dogs and 2-3 years in cats

How do they adapt? They dont need any speacial adaptations.

Hosts of choice? Dogs

How do they reproduce? They reproduce by mosqitoes and person to person contact.