Tag: Dog Parasites

How to Manage Fleas And Ticks on Your Dog

There are many products on the market that you can use to keep your dog free of fleas and ticks: shampoos, collars, dust, sprays and spot-on products. Spot-on flea and tick products are liquid pesticides applied to a “spot” on the pet’s skin, usually around the back of …

External Parasites in Dogs: Fleas, Ticks and Lice

What Are External Parasites in Dogs External parasites in dogs, such as fleas, ticks, and lice, are a common problem. However, with proper treatment and prevention, your home and pets can become parasite free! External parasites live by feeding on the blood and skin debris of pets. Their …

External Parasites In Dogs: Mites, Mange and Maggots

What Are External Parasites In Dogs: Mites, Mange, and Maggots Mites, Mange, and Maggots are all skin-related external parasites in dogs that can cause a series of problems for both dogs and their owners. If you learn to recognize the signs of these parasites and their treatment, you …

Essential Oil Remedy For Mites And Mange. Is Your Dog Itchy?

Mites are parasites that can cause mange. If your dog is itchy, you may want to try the essential oil remedy for mites and mange. Wikipedia gives the following definition of mange: Mange is a class of skin diseases caused by parasitic mites. Parasitic mites that cause mange …

Internal Parasites in Dogs: What Are The Different Types Of Dog Worms?

Internal parasites are one of the most common health issues in dogs and you may wonder: What are the different types of dog worms? Dogs Pooping/Tumblr There are five types of dog worms. It can be roundworms, heartworms, hookworms, whipworms, and tapeworms. Different worms have different appearances. Some …