Idea Exchange: A tip for owners on administering liquid medicine

Jun 01, 2010
By staff

Coaxing pets, especially dogs, to take liquid medicine from a syringe is difficult. Encourage owners to coat the end of the syringe with dog or baby food. As the dog eagerly licks the syringe end, the owner can squirt the medicine into the dog's mouth.

Dr. Angelique Cucaro
Pacifica, Calif.