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    Default worms...

    i have a roughly 8 week old female grey (125g) with worms... i believe they are round worms... what should i treat them with? can i get a wormer otc? or does it have to be from a vet?

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    Default Re: worms...

    Panacur is the way to go. You can get it on Amazon or sometimes at walmart. We can help dose it when you get it. Get the dose for the smallest animal.
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    I would recommend diotemacious earth. Its a powder that they can ingest that literally rips the worms and eggs apart, and won't hurt the squirrel. In fact, it is healthy and promotes hair growth and helps bone structure.
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    perceive it to be - the mythologized epitome of a savage ruthless killer - which is, in reality,
    no more than a reflected image of ourselves."
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