How Do I Know If My Dog Has Worms?

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Tapeworm segments are about the size of a grain of rice. Thus, visible worms or eggs in fecal matter are a clear warning sign that your dog has worms. In general, a decline in health, such as weight loss or dry fur, are all possible signs that your dog has worms, since they steal your dog's nutrition and make your dog sick. Very sick dogs have also been known to vomit worms.
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1. Pay attention to your dog's eating habits and behavior. Signs of a worm infestation include lethargy, diarrhea and vomiting. 2. Check the animal's stool for signs of infestation.
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1. Clean your dog's living area on a regular basis to remove feces and other waste materials. Ad. 2. Train your dog or otherwise try to prevent your dog from eating any carrion that
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You are likely right that both the hunting and the fleas are factors that are leading to your dogs dealing with tapeworms. Unfortunately there is not a medicine that prevents them
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How Do I Know If My Dog Has Worms?
Puppies and dogs can become infested with parasitic worms in various ways. They may eat dirt containing worm eggs, eat infected wildlife or swallow infected fleas. Puppies can even get certain types of worms from their mother before they are born. You... More »
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Unfortunately it is hard to know if your dog has worms. The best thing to do is have your dog tested by a licensed veterinarian. Most worms are microscopic and can only be seen by a fecal test.
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