Though worms can sometimes be seen in the feces of dogs and cats, the best way to check your pet for parasites is by having your veterinarian check the feces.
Common parasites in both dogs and cats, roundworms can cause diarrhea and unthriftiness, particularly in young puppies and kittens. These worms are also contagious to people and care should be taken to avoid infection in children.
Dogs and cats are susceptible to many different types of parasites. Many of these parasites can cause illness for your pet and some can even create problems for you and your family. Fortunately, most of these parasites are easily treated and/or prevented. Fleas are One of the Most Common Parasites of Dogs and Cats Dogs […]