Clavamox for Dogs: What it Is and How To Use it Safely

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What is Clavamox?

Clavamox can be used to treat a variety of skin and soft tissue infections and dental infections in dogs.

When is Clavamox prescribed?

What is the dosage of Clavamox?

Clavamox usually starts working within a couple of hours but it can take a few days before improvements in your dog’s condition are noticed.

How is Clavamox administered?

Where should I store Clavamox?

It’s important you finish the course, even if your pet seems to be better — otherwise, you risk some bacteria surviving and learning antibiotic resistance.

Are there any side effects of Clavamox?



Rebecca is a companion animal vet who has always had a passion for writing and client communication. Since her graduation from the Royal Veterinary college in 2009, she has gained a wealth of experience in first opinion small animal practice, in both clinical and managerial roles. She currently works in the South West and deals with a variety of routine and emergency appointments, but particularly enjoys medicine cases. Outside of work and writing, she enjoys spending time with her family, including her bouncy flat-coated retriever George!

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