Posted by: Anonymous | 2009-11-13

Deworming small dogs

How often should I deworm my small dogs? I take them to doggie parks, regularly and they do eat things they shouldn' t, I keep a look out and watch them, but the sneeky things still get in some bites. They live in the house, on the couches etc. So its quite important to me. Thanks

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Every 3 months minimum.

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Posted by: Cybervet | 2009-11-15

Every 3 months minimum.

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Posted by: Chill | 2009-11-13

They get worms from things they don' t even have to eat... eg fleas (tapeworm).

Dog worms won' t affect you except in very rare cases... nevertheless, it' s still important to deworm, for the dog' s health.

Normally once every 6 months is enough, but if you feel they' re particularly vulnerable, you could make it once a quarter.

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