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Hello my name is***** just got this little puppy yesterday from a guy on Side of the road and noticed today that he has a long warm and his poop trying to get him in a vet today on Sunday so far no luck what should I do

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We named him Toby he is a toy poodle We named him Toby he is a toy poodle

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Toby?

I can feel he’s got a heart and stomach I know that has something to do with the worms but that is all for now I can feel he’s got a heart and stomach I know that has something to do with the worms but that is all for now

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Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today.

Now if you are seeing worms, all you need to do is worm Toby. There are a range of over the counter wormers at pet stores or you can even get them from the vet without an appointment (they can weigh him at the same time to make sure you get the right dose). If he seems very young, then you can specifically use Panacur/Fenbendazole as that is safe for pups as young as 2 weeks of age. And be aware that if he has a lot of worms, you will see him pass more as the wormer works and forces them out of his intestines. As well, be aware that he will need worming monthly until he is 6 months of age. But this is something you can do for him now even if you could not get him into a vets today.

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