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Just found that my year old large boston terrier chewed up and ate Hot Shot Maxattrax Ant Bait

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Bailey 1 year old

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The active ingredient in that product is indoxacarb at a very small concentration that wouldn't affect a dog even if the entire bait were ingested. As with ingesting anything unusual transient gastrointestinal distress in the form of inappetence, vomiting and/or diarrhea can arise but Bailey wasn't intoxicated. Was there housing of this bait that was also ingested?

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