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erintaylor1995 12-24-2013 12:15 PM

My dog has little tiny white worms in his poop. Any ideas? He's been dewormed but it's been a while. But his stomach is not swollen and he's not sick.

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Lucy Dog 12-24-2013 12:22 PM

Go to the vet and bring a stool sample

huntergreen 12-24-2013 03:00 PM

x2 go to the vet. may have to deworm more than once.

erintaylor1995 12-24-2013 07:59 PM

He's already been dewormed 4-5 times.

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GSDlover143 12-24-2013 08:32 PM


Originally Posted by erintaylor1995 (Post 4720594)
He's already been dewormed 4-5 times.

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He may have ate something that gave him worms again.

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Jd414 12-24-2013 08:37 PM

Probably round worms...take him to the vet and I would take him back for another deworming in two weeks after he finishes his first deworming

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wolfstraum 12-24-2013 09:18 PM

no - it is tapeworms...they break off in little segments, rounds are long thin spaghetti like strands....tapes can come from fleas, eating dead stuff

Take a stool sample into your vet, tell them what the worms look like...the meds that kill rounds do not get tapes


TAR HEEL MOM 12-24-2013 09:26 PM

Looks like little rice kernels? If so...tapes. Regular Pyrental type wormers won't get those buggers. Need something like Droncit or Drontal Plus.

WVGSD 12-26-2013 02:23 PM

If it is tapeworms, praziquantel (available over the counter at feed stores and made for dogs) is a medication that gets BOTH types of tapeworms - those from eating dead critters and those from fleas.

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