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Old 04-02-2012, 10:56 AM
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Default Heartworm removal surgery (video)

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I posted this here because I can't embed a video in the health section, not sure if I'm the only one who would find this disturbing, gross, and fascinating.

Mods, feel free to move this to another section is this is not okay. Thanks!
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Old 04-02-2012, 11:27 AM
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WOW, very fasinating, but also very gross. Thank God I am not squeamish. Thats alot of freaking worms in that poor dog, and they are massive. Yesh!

Im so thankful we don't have heart worms here.
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Old 04-02-2012, 12:06 PM
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I got to 1:07 before I got too queasy and had to turn it off. Poor puppy
I wish I could watch the whole thing!
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Old 04-02-2012, 01:32 PM
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I'm not watching it, not at work. LOL. I'm grossed out by the thought, but I'm also curious, so I'll have to watch it at home.

Glad I just gave her Keeva her Heartgard yesterday. *gag*
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Old 04-02-2012, 02:49 PM
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That is so gross, but so very awesome. I've never seen anything like that.
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Old 04-02-2012, 06:40 PM
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That poor dog! I could not believe how many were in there! They just kept coming and coming! Really fascinating, but so very ewwwww.
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Old 04-02-2012, 07:11 PM
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So cool! But also sad, for $4 they could've prevented it.
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Oh my God. Fascinating but holy cow I can't watch anymore.
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I made it to 3 minutes before I had to stop. Poor guy totally preventable.
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Old 04-02-2012, 10:13 PM
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It isn't always preventable. There were plenty of dogs in my old area that ended up with heartworms while on Heartgard and other medications.

Thanks for sharing the video. It's sad, but neat.
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