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Hi, most likely what you are seeing are tapeworm segments. The dog eats a flea infected by a tapeworm. Then the tapeworm grow in the intestines. Then small segments break off and come out the rectum.
It is pretty easy to treat.
Give one dose of tapeworm medication now and repeat the dose again in 3 weeks.
You can buy the tapeworm medication here.
You will also need to treat her for fleas if you have not already done so. Advantage drops and Frontline drops are both over the counter now. Apply either one once a month.
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