Giving A Dog Tablets

DISCLAIMER: I made a unilateral decision to administer tablets to my dog by this method of giving a dog tablets and there were no ill effects. Before attempting what I have done here you should consult your veterinary for advice. I take no responsibility for any harm caused to other animals by using this method. If you don’t like it don’t do it.

Introduction

giving a dog tablets
A Worming Tablet

If you have ever tried to give medicine to an animal you’ll appreciate how hard it can be giving a dog tablets. Our dog Leo (a Border Collie) is required to take two worming tablets every three months. These are large as tablets go. Large enough to be shaped like a bone. My wife offered one to him. He sniffed it and walked away.

Why aren’t they supplied inside some meaty treat to encourage a dog to just woof them down?

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