Client handout: Ringworm is not a worm

2017-10-10
Anthea Schick, DVM, DACVD

Give your veterinary clients these (fun)gal facts about ringworm and educate them on how you can partner together to eliminate this itchy infection.

A ringworm diagnosis doesn't exactly have a nice “ring” to it-especially because the name is so misleading.

Use this handout to set the ringworm record straight and to give your clients a helpful guide to their role in fighting the infection (Hint: It's going to take a lot of cleaning).

Click on the image to download the printable PDF.

And if you, the veterinary professional, would like a more in-depth look at ringworm and what's new in treatment, check out this article.