Drontal Allwormer Tablets for Small Dogs kill every important common type of intestinal worm found in Australian dogs, including roundworm, hookworm, whipworm and tapeworm. Your dog won’t need to fast before taking Drontal unlike other wormers. Drontal Allwormer Tablets for Small Dogs are so safe they can be used on puppies from 2 weeks old. It can also be combined with other heartworm prevention, such as Heartgard Plus, and flea or tick treatments such as Advantage or Advantix. They key features of Drontal Allwormer Tablets for Small Dogs include:
- Controls 12 Gastrointestinal Worms.
- Protects against roundworm, hookworm, whipworm, tapeworm and shedding of oocysts.
- Gentle and effective.
- Suitable for use on dogs and puppies, as well as lactating females. Pregnant females whould only be treated 10 days before whelping.
- Kills every type of intestinal worm common to Aussie dogs.
- Combine with Advantage for Dogs or Advantix for Dogs for greater protection.
- Protects family home against worms.
How to tell if your dog has wormsWorms are one of the most common issues impacting dogs but can often be difficult to notice until your dog’s health is already at risk. The more common worms infecting dogs are heartworms, roundworms, hookworms, tapeworms and whipworms. Here are the top 8 things to look for that may indicate your dog has worms.
- Coughing: Increased coughing is a known symptom of some worms, particularly advanced cases of heartworm.
- Worms or eggs in the faeces: While not all kinds of worms are visible to the naked eye, many are so it is worthwhile having a look.
- Worms in vomit: Same as above, it is worthwhile having a look.
- Scratching bottom along floor: Dogs often do this when itchy or irritated. While this can be caused by various things, worms is a possibility.
- Bloated stomach: This is a more common side effect noticeable in puppies.
- Food thieves: Worms steal food from their hosts so one noticeable symptom may be that your dog has lost weight or appears to be much hungrier than usual.
- Diarrhoea: This can be another symptom of worms, particularly if the diarrhoea has blood in it.
- Dull coat or loss of hair: While it varies between different breeds, a good sign of a healthy dog is a thick and shiny coat of hair. If you notice it appearing more dull or dry or significantly thinning out, this may be a symptom of worms.