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My dog ate one hotspot hand warmer what should I do. She has
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Our 30 lb dog ate the corner of a HotHands hand warmer
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One or two of my dogs just shredded a supersize body warmer.
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What if my dog ate a foot warmer? Will he be fine?
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My one-year-old beagle just chewed up a "Hothands Toe
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My dog just are a Hothands Hand Warmer. he doesn't seem to
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My dog chewed open several packs of hand warmers. The majority
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puppy: I think my 6 mo...may have chewed and ingested a hand warmer
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yorkie: half year old..ingested any but was chewing on it
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