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One of our dogs chewed a small hole in one of our ankle

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One of our dogs chewed a small hole in one of our ankle weights. The weights are filled with what I think is lead shot, very small size, about15 to the inch. Out dog might have ingested some before we caught him. We don't think he ingested very many (as it;'s not food). How harmful will it be if he did ingest some? Otherwise, will this shot be eliminated in his poop?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Can you list the brand name of the ankle weights so that I may look up what the company uses for filler?

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