What Is the Best Cure for Dogs With Worms?

The best cure for dogs with worms is worming medication. Because there are many types of worms that can infect a dog, a broad spectrum medication is recommended. A veterinarian can provide multiple solutions, reports pets.webmd.com.

Worms are very common in puppies, therefore many veterinarians deworm puppies when they are young. There are several types of worms that can infect an animal including roundworms, tapeworms, hookworms and whipworms. These worms live in the intestine of infected animals. Transmission usually occurs through consumption of contaminated feces or soil. Other forms of transmission include consumption of milk from mother to pup, or consumption of an infected animal, says pets.webmd.com.