Dog

Get your dog care questions answered by Experts

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Dog Questions
He has little rice things on his anus but not in his stool.
He has little white rice things on his anus but not in his stool. We only see them when he poops. Is it a tapeworm and is it contagious ( I have a three year old son) … read more
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy
Veterinary Nurse
Associate Degree
25,952 satisfied customers
My 10 week old puppy a mulitpoo has worms in his poop. He
my 10 week old puppy a mulitpoo has worms in his poop. He just went to the humane society last Monday for his first round of shots. What do I need to do? My pregnant daughter and her 3 year old live w… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,518 satisfied customers
My puppy has worms he's had them since I got him the
My puppy has worms he's had them since I got him the original owner have him dewormer at 5 weeks when I got him has been getting dewormer for roundworms hookworms but nothing for tapeworms which I bel… read more
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy
Veterinary Nurse
Associate Degree
25,952 satisfied customers
I just got a lab mix puppy 2 days ago. His name is XXXXX XXXXX
I just got a lab mix puppy 2 days ago. His name is XXXXX XXXXX he is only 10 1/2 weeks old today. I got him from some lady on a farm who had a litter of accidental puppies. She gave me a list of what … read more
Jane Lefler
Jane Lefler
Breeder,Behaviorist, formerVet Asst
3.75 GPA 36cr. Multiple Tech traini
20,630 satisfied customers
This is gross and I feel like a horrible pet owner... I noticed
This is gross and I feel like a horrible pet owner... I noticed two yellowish worms in my Maltese's poop. He has been on Heartguard before but is definitely due for a dose and he was not good about ea… read more
Lisa
Lisa
Certified Veterinary Technician
Associate Degree
16,060 satisfied customers
I saw a white thing in my dogs stool and took the stool to
I saw a white thing in my dogs stool and took the stool to the vet immdeiately, and they said it was tapeworms. Gave him Droncit. Im pretty freaked. I was upset in the vets, and I think they thought I… read more
Dr. Drew
Dr. Drew
Emergency/Critical Care Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
12,138 satisfied customers
I live in fl...flys and bugs are everywhere. My 8 year old
I live in fl...flys and bugs are everywhere. My 8 year old XXXXX XXXXX/ rat terrier mix is caged when we leave the house (everytime because he likes to destroy blinds). I have tried more often to take… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,518 satisfied customers
i have 3 existing pets a week ago a stray dog appeared in my
i have 3 existing pets a week ago a stray dog appeared in my yard i have been look everyday at it's poop and today i find worms does that mean all my animals have time now? what do i do?… read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2,814 satisfied customers
yellow lab: and a month later, his stool showed no signs of eggs.
I have a 9 1/2 month male yellow lab. In March, he was diagnosed with hookworm they found a couple of eggs in his stool and recommended I deworm him. I did not and a month later, his stool showed no s… read more
Dr. Jennifer
Dr. Jennifer
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
116 satisfied customers
puppy: 12 weeks old and ive noticed..floor on his bum..wormed
Hi I just got a kings charles puppy she is 12 weeks old and ive noticed that when he sitting he is enclined to drag himself on the floor on his bum why does he do this ,Ihave had him wormed… read more
Dr. Drew
Dr. Drew
Emergency/Critical Care Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
12,138 satisfied customers
rottweiler: tapeworms..treating them but they will not go away..hair
I have 4 year old rottwailer. I think he has a tapeworms and I am treating them but they will not go away. I think that the problem started 1 year ago he was scratcing and puling his hair out. I took … read more
Susan Chambers
Susan Chambers
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
224 satisfied customers
min pin: three year old..maggot or rice looking parasite in his stool
i noticed today that my three year old min pin had a maggot or rice looking parasite in his stool! He is current on interceptor and advantage so the only thing he isnt protected from is tapeworm. is t… read more
Dr.Fiona
Dr.Fiona
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
3,587 satisfied customers
My puppy has worms. He was given medicine yesterday. How ...
My puppy has worms. He was given medicine yesterday. How long does it take to work? What can I do to enusre it doesn''t spread? I have a 5 year old son and a pregnant girlfriend that I don''t want to … read more
Dr.Fiona
Dr.Fiona
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
3,587 satisfied customers
my 3 1/2 month old black lab puppy started pooping out live
my 3 1/2 month old black lab puppy started pooping out live tapeworms yesterday. i took him to the vet this morning, and his stool came back negative for eggs, but he had live worms on the poop, if th… read more
NancyH
NancyH
Pet/Animal Care Expert
Bachelor Degree
19,712 satisfied customers
dog: his veterinarian (hell take another pill..fleas..He sleeps
My dog has just been treated for tapeworms today by his veterinarian (he'll take another pill in 3 weeks). He's had fleas despite regular treatment with Frontline Plus. He sleeps in the bed with me at… read more
Gina
Gina
4,416 satisfied customers
dragging his bottom on the carpet..anal..Now the last couple of days
Hi Have a Shitzuh (sp?). He had been dragging his bottom on the carpet and so I had taken him to the vet a couple of days ago and they cleaned his anal sac out. Now the last couple of days he seems un… read more
Vet help
Vet help
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,280 satisfied customers
puppy: what appears to be a small white worm in his poop..we treat it
My puppy is going to be 2 on December 5th. We found what appears to be a small white worm in his poop. What type of worm culd this be and how do we treat it? How Does one get worms? Can this also affe… read more
Animal Health Advocate
Animal Health Advocate
Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian
DVM
72 satisfied customers
my dog is a rat terrior named harry, he is almost 1 year ...
my dog is a rat terrior named harry, he is almost 1 year old. he has worms. The kind of worm that I see today is long (about 1 inch) and flat like a fettuccini noodle. he has been treated 3 times alre… read more
Dr. Vicky Lamb
Dr. Vicky Lamb
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
760 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

You are a light at the end of scary tunnel when $ are tight, but people need professional help to turn to for help with their dear pets!

LinhCharleston, WV

$1,000 spent at his vet, and I finally get the correct diagnosis from Nancy Holmes for $15

CarolCedar Hill, MO

I think this is the greatest web site in the world. Thanks to all!

JudyNew Haven, CT

I have referred several friends to your web site. I'm impressed with how easy it is to use your site, the Experts available and the quickness of answers.

NinaUSA

I am completely pleased with the quick response that I received in our time of need for our dog, Jasmine. I couldn't believe how quick the response was and I thank you. It's good to know you're there!!

Jasmine's MomUSA

Please let everyone involved with your site know that your Expert, Dr. Lucy, has saved my dog's life. I will recommend your site to all my pet loving friends. Thank you again for simply being there!

Sonya GEasley, SC

Last night my Expert spent close to 3 hours working with me on my dog's illness. Thank you so much for this opportunity to share in her care and knowledge!

Cathie MPompano Beach, FL

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Dog Veterinarian

3,044 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ

Joan

Joan

Vet Tech

5,579 satisfied customers

Vet Tech for over 35+ years working w/Dogs/Rescues

Candy

Candy

Veterinary Technician

7,973 satisfied customers

Practicing Veterinary Technician for 26 years.Former Veterinary Practice Owner, Technician Trainer

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Small Animal Veterinarian.

5,194 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

4,911 satisfied customers

UC Davis Graduate, Interests: Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Pain Management

Theresa

Theresa

A Voice for Your Pet

4,705 satisfied customers

19+ years experience in small animal medicine

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

2,814 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x