If you suspect the dog has the presence of worms, don't delay. Contact the veterinary clinic, the animal is examined by a doctor and prescribed the necessary research. As a rule, to determine the parasites study the feces, but a single study with a negative answer may be uninformative. Please note that many alarming symptoms, is often taken for signs of worms, talking about more complex hidden diseases, so consultation with a veterinarian is very important.
Conduct deworming of dogs 1-2 times per year and separately, prior vaccinations, if since the last prevention it has been more than six months. So as to vaccinate an animal infected with parasites, not just useless, but dangerous, be sure to perform the necessary procedures under the supervision of a physician 2 weeks prior to vaccination. Increase the number of preventive interventions to 1% in the quarter, if the dog is at risk of helminth infection, for example, her diet often present raw fish, meat and offal, she eats on the street in faeces or dregs disposal of food waste.
Never repulse worms dogs during pregnancy and during lactation. If we are planned mating, slide prevention no later than two weeks prior to the event. Newborn puppies worming is allowed at the age of 21 days.
Special purchase drugs in pet stores and veterinary pharmacies. Remember that the purchase of drugs in the markets and "hands" can lead to negative consequences for your pet. Fake or expired drugs provoke the poisoning of animals, sometimes leading to death.
Strictly follow the requirements of the instructions to the pills and drops from the worms. Before applying the medication, weigh the dog in order to calculate the most accurate dosage: even a slight increase in dose can cause severe intoxication, especially in animals of smaller breeds. To destroy not only the adult parasites, but worms, again derived from the eggs, repeat in 10-14 days.
In case of heavy infestation with worms of dogs, and especially puppies (for example, pet is sick with parasites, worms in the feces visible to the naked eye), be sure to consult a specialist. The animal may need a drip and more tests.
Advice 2 : How to get rid of worms in dogs
As you know about 99% of dogs at birth or immediately after birth are infected with worms. These parasites are especially dangerous in the growth period of the puppy in the first six months of his life. Therefore, it is very important to react to the appearance of worms in dogs and to treat your pet. In addition, you should regularly carry out prevention against the appearance of worms. The most common parasites in the intestines of the dog are big, round and tapeworms. How to effectively get rid of worms and prevent their occurrence in the future?
You will need
- - tetrachloroethylene;
- - it contracts hydrobromide;
- - other degelmintizatsii drugs.
Determine what species of worms have infected your dog. You can find it in the feces of the dog. Large round worms are oval in shape and resemble grains of rice. Tapeworms often fragments out of the rectum and cause the dog to itch. She sits on his hind legs and goes on the floor to relieve the itching.
If the dog is infected with round worms, get tetrachlorethylene and take oral medication to a dog rate of 1 ml per 500 grams of body weight. It is very important before taking the medication for 20 hours not to feed your dog as this drug, especially when interacting with the fats chemically reacts and becomes highly toxic when injected into the liver can lead to death of the dog.
If a dog is infected with tapeworm, take it contracts hydrobromide and give oral medication to a dog. As in the case of large round worms, dog before the procedure, the medication should not be fed for 18-20 hours.
Perform disinfection of the dog. Collect all feces, hair, debris remaining after the dog and burn it. Replace at the place of stay dogs all cloth decks, old boil for 20 minutes with addition of salt.
Make the right diet for dogs. In order to prevent the occurrence of worms in dogs, is enough to give her the necessary vitamins and contain the place of greatest presence of the animal clean. Periodically add food garlic and spicy foods (chili, horseradish leaves, watercress), turn the dog's diet bran, hard fiber contributes to the creation of the flora are not fit for worms.
Drugs for deworming strong enough medication so never give puppies the drug in a common bowl. The most greedy puppy will eat more and get an overdose that can cause death, while less active puppy will not get the correct dose and thus the efficacy of treatment will be reduced to zero.
There are many degelmintizatsii drugs, many of them can be taken with food. To ensure that the dog does not spit out the medication, wrap it in a piece of meat or oil is almost 100% guarantee that your pet will receive the necessary dose of medication.