Whipworms

Parasite Overview

Whipworms in the adult stage live in the large intestines of canines. Eggs are resistant to environmental extremes, which allows them to live outside for long periods.

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For Whipworms

Clinical Signs

  • Weight loss
  • Diarrhea with mucus
  • Bloody stool
  • Anemia
  • Vomiting