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Broad-spectrum protection against intestinal worms

ParaGard®️ Allwormer for dogs. Protect against hookworm, roundworm, whipworm and tapeworm.

Which ParaGard option is best for your dog?

Hit worms hard with ParaGard, for Allwormer confidence.

Find the dose that’s right for your dog

Treat and control intestinal worms

  • Treats and controls roundworm, hookworm and whipworm

  • Treats and controls tapeworm, including hydatids

  • Liver flavoured tablet: can give with or without food

  • Treatment for puppies from 2 weeks of age

Find the dose that’s right for your dog

There are three ParaGard options available: ParaGard for Small Dogs and Puppies, ParaGard for Medium Dogs, and ParaGard for Large Dogs. For dogs over 20 kg, administer appropriate combination of tablets.

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ParaGard for Small Dogs and Puppies

(Look for the blue pack for small dogs and puppies.)


1 tablet per 5 kg body weight - 4 tablet pack

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ParaGard for Medium Dogs

(Look for the green pack for medium dogs.)


1 tablet per 10 kg body weight - 4 tablet pack

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ParaGard for Large Dogs 

(Look for the red pack for large dogs.)


1 tablet per 20 kg body weight - 3 tablet pack

Worms in dogs: what you need to know

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How to protect your dog with ParaGard

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Step 1

Purchase ParaGard Allwormer appropriate for your dog’s size

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Step 2

Remove tablet from blister pack, offer as a treat or crush and put on food

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Step 3

Follow the directions on the box or speak to your veterinarian regarding dosing frequency

Where to buy ParaGard

Find ParaGard at veterinary clinics, online or from a specialist retailer near you.

Frequently asked questions about ParaGard

What does ParaGard Allwormer for Dogs treatment cover in dogs?

ParaGard treats and controls:

●    Tapeworms, including hydatids
●    Hookworms
●    Roundworms
●    Whipworms

ParaGard does not control heartworm in dogs. For heartworm control use HeartGard30®️ PLUS or for the most complete parasite protection in a single chew use NexGard SPECTRA.   See product labels for full claim details and directions for use.

What are the side effects of ParaGard Allwormer for Dogs?

ParaGard has a wide margin of safety for all sizes and breeds of dogs.  Side effects are rare when ParaGard is administered according to the label directions.  As with any orally administered product, vomiting may very occasionally be reported.  See product label for full claim details and directions for use.

Should I give ParaGard Allwormer for Dogs and HeartGard30 PLUS to my dog together?

ParaGard Allwormer for Dogs may be included in a treatment program with a heartworm prevention product such as HeartGard30 PLUS. See product labels for full claim details and directions for use.

How often should I give ParaGard Allwormer for Dogs to my dog?

Puppies: Treat according to weight at 2, 4, 8 and 12 weeks of age
 - thereafter every 3 months.
Adult Dogs: Treat every 3 months.
Breeding Female: Treat during the mating period, during the gestation period one week before birth and 3 to 4 weeks after birth. 
Dogs in hydatid areas should be treated every 6 weeks.
Where whipworm is a problem, treat every 6-8 weeks after 3 months of age. See product label for full claim details and directions for use.

Does ParaGard Allwormer for Dogs treat or prevent heartworm?

ParaGard Allwormer for Dogs is not effective in the treatment or prevention of heartworm. For heartworm prevention, use NexGard SPECTRA for Dogs or HeartGard30 PLUS. See product labels for full claim details and directions for use.

Which NexGard protection is best for you

Choose from the NexGard range to make sure your dog is fully protected.
ParaGard® NexGard SPECTRA® NexGard® HeartGard30® PLUS


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Flea Tapeworm*

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* NexGard and NexGard SPECTRA prevent flea tapeworm when used according to label. If an active infection is present, a suitable Allwormer such as ParaGard should be used.

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