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He has hook worms, english bulldog, and he's 11 weeks, he

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he has hook worms
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What sort of animal are we talking about?
Customer: english bulldog
JA: OK. There are all sorts of infestations the English bulldog can pick up. I'll have you talk to the Veterinarian who'll sort out what is wrong and help you decide what to do about it. What is the English bulldog's name and age?
Customer: king and he's 11 weeks
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about king?
Customer: he pooped in the carpet and i saw some worms can they leave eggs in the carpet ?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Gary replied 2 months ago.


This could be hooks, whips or roundworms. Hooks and rounds are the more common ones. The good news is that they are all treated the same. You can use Pyrantel or Fenbendazole (Panacur) to treat all of these worms.

I usually go with a 3 day course of Panacur and then I'll repeat it in 2-3 weeks. I would take a stool sample to your vet and make sure there are not other parasites. Then treat accordingly.

I hope this helps, let me know if you have any other questions.

Expert:  Dr. Gary replied 2 months ago.

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

Dr. Gary

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