Maggots

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  1. neilomc05

    neilomc05 New Member

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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
     
  2. Julie

    Julie Are You Blowing Me Off?

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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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    I agree with mom :)
     
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    ah thats good, thanks! may well have been, because it was lyin for around a day because i was working, thanks for your help :D aprreciate it!
     
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    Ditto all the above..... Grammy' bad about poo control !!
     

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