Use of Ponazuril for treatment of Coccidia in kittens and puppies

Coccidia is a frequent problem in puppies and/or kittens at many shelters. In some cases prophylactic treatment (as opposed to treating only symptomatic or daignosed animals) is preferable to prevent environmental contamination and spread. Ponazuril has been successfully used off label for this purpose. This document provides some of the research behind this and information on dilution and dosage.

This document is a short summary of how to use Ponazuril  for the treatment of  Coccidia in kittens and puppies.  This information has been compiled from the scientific literature and is presented as a guideline only.  All medication  given  to shelter or foster animals should be  administered only under the direction of a licensed veterinarian.