Latest Questions: Worms in Dogs
My dog has been sick after worming - what should I do?
Sometimes dogs are sick after taking tablets or medication, and we often recommend administering with a little food to reduce the chance of this happening. If your dog is sick immediately afterwards, it is probable that the worming treatment will not have been absorbed into...
Can I worm my pregnant bitch?
No we do not recommend worming your dog during pregnancy. Worm both the bitch and her puppies 2 weeks after the birth.
How often should I worm my puppy?
Puppies should be wormed for roundworm at 2 weeks of age and then re-treated at 4, 6, 8, 10 and 12 weeks to ensure continued freedom from worms. Beaphar Worming Syrup is ideal for this.
How often should I worm my dog?
Adult dogs and puppies over 12 weeks of age should be wormed at 3 monthly intervals. Beaphar One Dose Wormer is an effective and simple way to provide this necessary regular treatment.
How do dogs get worms?
There are several species of roundworm that affect dogs. The most common type is Toxocara canis. These worms can be several inches in length, and have round bodies (very similar to a tiny earthworm, but without the segments). They are a whitish or pinkish brown colour due to ingested material....
How do I treat my cat or dog for worms?
It is important to remember to worm regularly. The recommendation for worming is as follows: ✔ Pets aged 2 – 12 weeks = dose every 2 weeks (as puppies and kittens are continually being re-infected by mother’s milk). ✔ Mothers should be treated concurrently, until weaning....
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