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Old 08-08-2006, 06:11 PM
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when shovelling my dogs sroppings up today i found maggots among his dirt. should i be worried? he only got his worm dose from the vet 3 weeks ago! :s please help
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Old 08-08-2006, 06:37 PM
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The maggots are the larvae of flies that laid their eggs in your dogs poo after it was laying in your yard. So no need to worry.
I would check fresh droppings for a while just to make sure they were maggots and not internal parasites.
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Old 08-08-2006, 06:50 PM
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I agree with mom
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Old 08-08-2006, 07:32 PM
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The maggots are the larvae of flies that laid their eggs in your dogs poo after it was laying in your yard. So no need to worry.
I would check fresh droppings for a while just to make sure they were maggots and not internal parasites.
ah thats good, thanks! may well have been, because it was lyin for around a day because i was working, thanks for your help aprreciate it!
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Old 08-08-2006, 07:49 PM
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Ditto all the above..... Grammy' bad about poo control !!
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