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What do I do with the worms my dogs poop out?

I flushed one down the toilet but my mom yelled at me and said they could crawl back up!! I got so scared and now I don't know what to do with them!!! HELP!!!

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Asked by sxc_mami1 at 11:20 PM on Apr. 23, 2009 in Pets

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  • They can't crawl back up. Flushing them is fine.

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:26 PM on Apr. 23, 2009

  • i would be terrified to flush them... i would just have that in my mind ... its soooo scary

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:38 AM on Apr. 24, 2009

  • if your dog is pooping out worms he NEEDS to go the the vet!!

    Answer by calliesmommie at 1:08 AM on Apr. 24, 2009

  • I just took my dogs today to the vet to get dewormed, that is why I am asking this question.

    Answer by sxc_mami1 at 3:03 AM on Apr. 24, 2009

  • They will die if they have had treatment for deworming. I would bury them in a big hole away from the pets.

    Answer by doglovergranny at 1:21 PM on Apr. 24, 2009

  • if you gave your dog worm meds they are supposed to poop them out. just flush the worms down the toilet, no big deal.

    Answer by mandielynn23 at 10:26 PM on May. 6, 2009

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