How to Test for Canine Hookworm?

Answer Canine hookworms are one of the most common intestinal parasites that infect dogs. Adult hookworms are no longer than 3/4 inches long. They have little teeth that attach themselves to the walls of ... Read More »

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Canine Test for Cushing's Disease?

Canine Cushing's disease is an endocrine problem in which the adrenal glands produce too much of a specific component called cortisol. This imbalance in hormone produces visible symptoms in the ani... Read More »

Canine Lyme Disease Test?

No simple test exists for canine lyme disease (borreliosis). Rather, diagnosis involves four factors: evaluating the dog's history of tick exposure, evaluating his symptoms, evaluating the results ... Read More »

Hookworm & Nematodes?

Nematodes are unsegmented parasitic worms that live in huge numbers in water, soil, plants and animals. Hookworm is a roundworm infestation that can cause disease in the intestines and lungs. ... Read More »

Hookworm Larvae Adaptation?

Hookworms throughout the world are most prominent in constantly moist, warm climates. Two species of hookworm, Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus, infect more than 740 million people all ... Read More »