Like all dogs, cavapoos are susceptible to the occasional parasite. These tiny creatures find their way onto the skin or internal organs of our pets and, if left untreated, can cause dogs serious harm. Worms, ticks, and fleas are the main offenders. We, as dog owners, have a duty of care to ensure that we treat our cavapoos to both prevent and (if infected) treat parasites that have attempted to make our furry friends their home.
My cavapoo, Alfie, in the last couple of months experienced both his first tick and flea infestation. Would you know what to look out for and how best to treat your cavapoo in these scenarios? Let’s dive into this slightly skin-crawling topic below!