Get Rid of Dog Worms Using Everyday Foods

Dog worms. They’re one of those things that you’d rather avoid but if you have dogs, you’ll have to deal with them at some stage. 

You can get rid of worms fast and without medication. Conventional deworming drugs can be very harmful to some dogs and can come with serious side effects. It turns out that one of the safest and most effective ways to treat worms in dogs are used in everyday foods. You may even have some in your house right now.

Dogs get many different worms, so it is best to find out if your dog has them and treat accordingly.

Common Dog Worms
  • Roundworms
  • Tapeworm
  • Hookworm
  • Whipworm

If you need to get a faecal test to confirm a diagnosis of worms then the best time is during a full moon. This is when parasites shed their eggs the most. 

Foods to Help Eliminate Dog Worms

Starting with a healthy diet boosts the immune system. A whole food, raw diet is the best option to keep worms away. Dry kibble foods can attract parasites as they are attracted t the starch and sugars which are found in dry dog foods.

Some foods are

  • Fermented foods and vegetables
  • kefir
  • ground pumpkin/pepita seeds
  • grated carrots
  • watercress and other greens
  • squash
  • cucumber, beetroots & pineapple
  • Apple cider vinegar is one of the best but must be raw, unfiltered and organic.

If you have any queries on this topic, feel free to send us a message or have a chat to Donna at Canine Cubby.