How To Perform At-Home Deworming For Cats?

Iram Sharma

If you know your cat is infected with worms but you are looking for a more natural approach to deworming your cat, cat owners – I have some good news for you!

Let’s explore some natural remedies you can try giving your cat!

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1. Raw Pumpkin Seeds

Raw pumpkin seeds can be used as a natural dewormer; you can give them to your cat by grinding the seeds and mixing some in with your cat’s food.

2. Food Grade Diatomaceous Earth

It is given as a dewormer by adding it to the cat’s food. This substance kills the worms via dehydration, due to its highly absorptive nature.

Chamomile is especially effective for roundworm treatment.

3. Chamomile

4. Turmeric

Turmeric can help in the prevention of worms, the elimination of worms and in healing any intestinal damage caused by the worms.

5. Carrots

To prevent choking, be sure to cook carrots  and cut them up into small, easily-digestible pieces before giving them to your cat.

Coconut is a good source of protein for cats and some cat owners like giving dried coconut flakes to their cats as an occasional treat. Coconut also boosts a cat’s immune system and helps reduce hairballs.

6. Dried Coconut Or Coconut Oil

7. Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar can be used as an at-home dewormer for your cat. It slightly changes the pH of the cat’s intestines, making it unsuitable for worm development.

The best way to prevent a worm infection is to give your cat preventative medication.  It’s recommended that you regularly give your cat flea prevention and worm prevention drugs.