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Parasite Identification

 
 
Reply Mon 25 Aug, 2014 10:57 am
Our dog killed a rat this weekend, and we watched as six of these approximately 1 inch in length crawled out of the rat moments latter. We are trying to determine what this is, and if there is any concern for our animals considering how infested the rat was. This is the fourth rodent this month our animals have killed like this.
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neologist
 
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Reply Mon 25 Aug, 2014 11:24 am
@cjonsson,
Picture would help.
But you should still consult a vet.
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timur
 
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Reply Mon 25 Aug, 2014 11:27 am
@cjonsson,
If they crawled, the parasites are probably helminths and they can infect your pets.

But, yes, a picture would help.
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