Lungworms

Lungworms

Parasite Overview

From ingestion, lungworms move to the lungs from the intestines through the bloodstream. Eggs are coughed back into the stomach and transmitted through feces.

Merck Animal Health Solutions

For Lungworms

Clinical Signs

  • Moderate coughing
  • Slightly increased respiratory rates
  • Reduced weight gains
  • Respiratory distress or failure