Treatment Principles: Basic diet Get rid of fleas in the environment and on the animal. Improve GI microbial populations
Nutraceutical Supplements: Pumpkin seed (50% kill of Dipylidum, a tapeworm that can live in the small intestine of dogs and cat due to fleas).
Berberine-containing herbs (Coptis, Oregon grape) for Giardia use papaya
Recommendations: For keeping pets healthy the natural way, we recommend using Pet Remedy Charts, a Step-by-Step Holistic Home Healthcare System that will enable you to naturally treat your pet at home (without drugs) using safe, side effect free healing methods for dogs, cats, horses, or birds. Disclaimer: This information is intended for educational purposes only. It is not meant to be used as a diagnosis, prescription or treatment, nor is it meant to replace the medical services of a veterinary professional. The remedies, approaches, and techniques described in these materials are not to be a substitute for, professional veterinary care or treatment. They should not be used to treat an ailment without prior consultation with a licensed veterinarian. You should always consult with your veterinarian before beginning any course of treatment.