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My dog has what appears to be little white dots in his feces but according to his health records he has been given nemex 3 times on 12/10/17 12/24/17 and 1/7/18 And panacur 1/18-1/20 he is 8 weeks old and he has a fat belly

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Titan

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We believe he was kept outside

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1/21/2018
Dr. Bruce
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Thank you for your question. Can you post a picture here of what you're seeing with these stools? Are they otherwise normal?

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Very good job on the picture. The little white specs that I can see seem to be very spread out through that sample (which it looks to be quite loose). The white dots could be things that are in his food / treats that are just passing through the intestinal tract. Some diets have various things in them that just pass through and get mixed in the stool. They don't look like tapeworm segments and they aren't other intestinal parasites.

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Awesome. That makes us feel a lot better. We bought him off a place online and was a little skeptical lol. Thank you so much!
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
His belly being fat, is that just from eating?
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
He is 8 weeks old

Honestly, the belling being fat could be from eating well and it could still be due to intestinal parasites. He has been dewormed by your vet and they will be checking stool samples to make sure all intestinal parasites have been taken care of. I bet he's a ball of energy here at 8 weeks old!

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Lol he is a little bit :) I think he’s still adjusting to us. Okay thank you so much. We will just keep taking him in and letting them check. Thank you!! :)

No problem. I hope all goes well for this little one. Give him a little belly rub for me since I can't!

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