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Crushing worming tablets

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MarcoPoloCX Thu 03-Dec-15 20:11:56

Anyone knows if crushing worming tablets would have effect on its effectiveness? Does it need to be swallowed whole?
I'm having problems getting my dog to take the tablet. I tried wrapping it in ham or cheese. Hiding it inside a sausage. He just chews and spits it out. I tried throwing treats for him to catch and then throw the tablet.

I'm thinking of just crushing it and roll it tightly in a piece of ham.

aginghippy Fri 04-Dec-15 11:32:46

It depends on the type of tablets. It's ok for some, not advised for others. Do you have the information leaflet that comes with the tablets?

I give my dog Drontal Plus and it's ok to crush those. I usually crush the tablet and then mix it with a bit of cream cheese. She loves cheese grin

ThatsNotMyRabbit Fri 04-Dec-15 12:38:34

Mine has Drontal and I crush them and mix with a little peanut butter.

Cheerfulmarybrown Fri 04-Dec-15 12:47:27

Or this way

giving tablets to a dog

cranberryx Fri 04-Dec-15 12:56:16

I use panacur granules, and you just sprinkle and mix with food, no need to crush. Pets at home stock them.

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