Safe-Guard® Canine


Therapeutic Class


Dewormer for Dogs Only

For the treatment and control of Roundworms (Toxocara canis, Toxascaris leonina), Hookworms (Ancylostoma caninum, Uncinaria stenocephala), Whipworms (Trichuris vulpis), and Tapeworms (Taenia pisiformis).

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Consult your veterinarian for assistance in the diagnosis, treatment, and control of parasitism.

Administration and Dosage
The daily dose for Safe-Guard® Canine is 50 mg/kg (22.7 mg/lb) of body weight.

Give Safe-Guard Canine to your dog by mixing the daily dose with a small amount of the usual food. Make sure your dog eats all of the medicated food. You may need to moisten dry dog food to aid mixing.

Repeat the daily dose for three days in a row.

Deworming schedules may vary depending on the climate where you live and the activity of your dog.


Keep this and all medication out of the reach of children.

Store at controlled room temperature (59-86oF).

To report a suspected adverse reaction or to obtain product information including material safety data sheets (MSDS), call 1-800-441-8272.


Three 1 gram packets – each packet treats 10 lbs.

Three 2 gram packets – each packet treats 20 lbs. 

Three 4 gram packets – each packet treats 40 lbs.

Product Label(s) and MSDS

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