Traditionally Palmaria palmata (Dulse), a red Irish seaweed, has been used as an anti-helminthic, due to the high levels of kainic acid it contains and studies* show pumpkin seeds are also an effective anti-helminthic, often proving to be as effective as Panacur (contains Fenbendazole), the most common chemical anti-helminthic used in pets.
Recommended amount to give (2g scoop included)
- Small Dogs >10kg – 1/2 scoop
- Medium Dogs 10-20kg- 3/4 Scoop
- Large Dogs +20kg – 1 scoop
Start with a small amount and increase slowly to the recommended amount, as detailed above.
NOT RECOMMENDED for dogs undergoing treatment for hyperthyroidism.