- Put some plain live yogurt in her dog dish, make sure she sees this. Maybe give her a lick the first time, so that she knows what it is.
- Chop up some beefstick or other meat. Make sure she sees this.
- Get out the pill -- antibiotic in our case, hence the yogurt.
- Set out the yogurt, treats, and pill where she can see it all.
- With a helper, open her mouth and push the pill down her gullet.
- Give her lots of treats, by hand, into her mouth -- you want her to associate your hand in her mouth with good things.
- Give her the bowl of yogurt.
Quote of the Day
how to give a dog a pill
Or at least, how to give my dog a pill.