Ringworm does not live inside your pet’s body. Ringworm is a fungus spores that lives on your pet’s skin and or fur. The fungus spore burrows into the skin and cause the red raised ring. Read the rest of this entry »
Pet ringworm will not go away if left untreated. If you do not treat the ringworm to kill the spores it will continue to spread on the body. Ringworm can be transferred from animal to animal or from animal to human.
Some treatments used by veterinarians work and some do not. It is a luck of the draw. The most common reason that pet ringworm vet treatments do not work is because the owners are not treating the environment.
Ringworm on pets most often looks like a raised round circular patch of skin. This is where ringworm received its name. Your pet may have ringworm without the “ring” shape.
Ringworm can show almost any place on your pet, where the fungus spores have burrowed under the skin. The most common spots for ringworm on pets is the ears, face, tail and paws. Ringworm is highly contagious and can spread very rapidly.
The PetsBestRx Healing Gel is suggested for use on dogs and larger animals. It is not to be used on cats or more delicate animals. In your ringworm treatment for dogs you need to alternate using the PetsBestRx Healing Gel and the PetsBestRx Sulfinex Cream.
Sometimes your pet can get sick from ringworm which depends on the severity of the ringworm infection. Having ringworm can cause your pet’s immune system to become impaired. This will make them more susceptible to getting some sort of staph infection.
Dogs and cats do not use the same products to treat for pet ringworm. If you are treating a dog with ringworm you would use our PetsBestRx Sulfinex Cream, PetsBestRx Healing Gel and the PetsBestRx Pet Wash.
No, we do not claim to specialize in pet ringworm. Q-Based Healthcare does treat other pet ailments besides pet ringworm. Some of these are mange, pet arthritis, ear mites and pet staph infections.
Our ringworm products for pets are not made with yellow sulfur. They are actually made with white sulfur MSM which is a completely different product with different properties. When we established our ringworm products we realized that cats and dogs were being treated with yellow sulfur for pet ringworm.