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Table 4 Canine lifestyle and deworming

From: Survey of UK pet owners quantifying internal parasite infection risk and deworming recommendation implications

Risk groupPercentage of dogsMost common risk profileCurrent average no. of dewormings
Risk Group A0nana
Risk Group B2Exercises only in the garden, highly supervised2
Risk Group C1Exercised off the lead3
Risk Group D97Off the lead and lives with children2.99
Off the lead, eats slugs/snails/grass and meat (prey or raw meat) and lives with children3.53
  1. Abbreviation: na, Not applicable