Worms and intestinal parasites can more often attack your pet through oral means and fecal matter. Since dogs have a habit of sniffing on everything that comes their way, they are more prone to get bacterial and intestinal infections, the most common of which are the worms.
Worms can weaken your pup or dog’s immune system and digestive capabilities, thereby making it quite weak and immune. At Summerside Vet Hospital, we provide check-ups to diagnose intestinal worms and stary with a deworming course. Kittens and pups should be checked after every three months while adult dogs and cats should be tested yearly to prevent worm attacks.
Testing for Intestinal Parasites in Pets
If you notice that your pet is not eating and seems to be lazy, take him immediately to local Edmonton veterinarians for a complete physical checkup. We’ll test your pet for worms and other parasites by taking a stool sample and generating a report. Some of the common parasites found in dogs and cats include:
How We Treat Your Pets With Deworming?
With the right pet deworming in Edmonton, all of these intestinal parasites can be safely treated and killed with a vet recommended deworming medicine. Some helpful ways to protect your pet from worms are:
- Annual Fecal Examinations
- Deworming medications
- Flea control products
- Clean your pet’s stools
- Keep an eye on your pet
- Keep contaminated water away
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