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A Vet’s Guide to Dewormers for Dogs: The What, Why and...

At one time or another in your dog’s life, he may need to take a medication for internal parasites or “worms”. If you believe...

Ringworm in Dogs: Prevention and Treatment

A ringworm infection is a parasitic infection that can befall your dog. Often mistakenly lumped together with worm infections such as tapeworms, roundworms, whipworms, hookworms, and others because of its name, ringworm is dogs isn’t actually caused by worms – instead, it is fungal infections.

How Do Dogs Get Worms?

All dog owners will have to deal with worms at some point in their lifetime. Statistically, most dogs get some type of worms during...

How to Deworm a Dog: A Guide for Pet Owners

There are more than a handful of worm species that can infest a dog. Each of these parasites stays alive by leaching nutrients off...

Worms in Dog Poop: What It Means and What You Should...

Seeing worms in your dog’s poop is almost always a sure fire sign of a parasite infestation. However, that’s not to say that if...

13 Science-based Ways to Deal With Worms in Dogs

Dogs can be victims of intestinal parasites known as worms. These parasites can cause mild symptoms such as stomach upset and diarrhea, but if...

Can Humans Get Worms from Dogs?

When owners bring their dogs to my clinic to deal with worms, they will often ask, can humans get worms from dogs? The simple answer...

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