View Full Version : White Specks?

2nd August 2007, 02:23 AM
I noticed today when Bentley pooped it had small white specks in it. Tonight, he had very loose poops and I again noticed the small white specks. I will call the vet in the morning, but could it be worms? I have emailed the breeder to see if he was de-wormed and am waiting to hear back. He has also been scooting his butt, which Oliver does, even right after having his glands emptied. I know that this can also be an indicator of worms. Bentley is 13 weeks old.

2nd August 2007, 10:31 AM
I'd assume worms, I'd just call the breeder, see what she says then the vet and ask for a wormer. Unless you take the poo to the vet, he's only going to assume worms too I think.

On second thoughts, if a dog has worms and is given a wormer, maybe this is what it looks like.

6th August 2007, 11:05 AM
I'd be suspecting worms & worm eggs. Some foods can come through white, e.g. raw meaty bones with can the poos white, also some white fruit & veg can pass through largely undigested, especially in they are served raw.

Still, I am going with the worms.