Parasiticides for cats and dogs: puppy worming
Time: 0.5 CPD HoursOnline CPD courseCourse fee: £20CPD category: Veterinary Nursing, Medical Nursing
The dog roundworm Toxocara canis is an intestinal nematode with ubiquitous presence in the UK. It can cause significant disease in puppies and can be transmitted to humans to cause toxocariasis, an important zoonosis. Roundworm control is the most important consideration in puppy parasite management.