How To Give A Dog Pills or Medication

How To Give A Dog Pills or Medication

At some point, your dog will need to take medication for something. Whether it’s antibiotics for an infection or medication to control a chronic condition, you need to know how to give a dog pills. Read the detailed guide here: https://topdogtips.com/how-to-give-a-dog-pills/

Most dogs will refuse to swallow pills, and you may have to force it down. There are a few tricks that can help you learn how to give a dog pills without having him spit them out. Just be careful and make sure that you do it properly, so you don’t hurt your dog by accident.

"Pry your dog’s mouth open and place the pill as far back into his throat as you can without making him gag. Quickly close your pup’s mouth, and then rub his throat from his chin down his neck. This will elicit a natural swallowing reaction in your pooch."