Signs of GI Parasites in Pet

Signs of GI Parasites in Pet


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Signs of gastrointestinal (GI) parasites in pets can vary depending on the type and severity of the infestation. Common signs may include:
  1. Vomiting: Persistent or recurrent vomiting, especially if it contains worms.
  2. Diarrhea: Frequent loose stools or diarrhea with blood or mucus.
  3. Weight Loss: Unexplained weight loss despite a good appetite.
  4. Lethargy: A general lack of energy or interest in activities.
  5. Potbellied Appearance: Swelling or bloating of the abdomen.
  6. Visible Worms: In some cases, you may see worms in the feces or around the pet's anal area.
  7. Dull Coat: A dry, unkempt, or dull-looking fur coat.
  8. Itching and Scooting: Excessive itching, licking, or scooting on the rear end.
  9. Loss of Appetite: A decreased interest in food or refusal to eat.
  10. Anemia: Pale gums and a lack of energy due to blood loss in severe cases.

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