I passed this 4-5 inches brown flat looking worm I guess.. Not moving but not normal.. What do I do. I thought tape worms are white. I'm scared. I've had the flu and belly problems for 2 weeks.. Plzzz anyone can someones help or answer?? Really concerned... Thanks Cris........
My tiny chihuahua puppy passed something strange so I took it to my vet and she diagnosed it as tapeworm but what my puppy passed didn't resemble these pictures AT ALL.
For one thing, there were no "segments". For another, it was sort of stringy like the fat part of a really thin piece of raw bacon..not "worm like" at all.
The vet wants to treat her when she gets to 2 lbs but I'm not convinced she has tapeworms.
Wondering if it will harm her to treat her if she doesn't have tapeworms.
All images used on this site are readily available in various places on the Internet and believed to be in
public domain. Images used are believed to be posted within our rights according to the
U.S. Copyright Fair Use Act (title 17, U.S. Code.)
Claims of Infringement
If you believe that any content appearing on this site infringes on your copyright, please let us know.
E-Mail : email@example.com
Pictures and information on this website is not to be used for medical advice. No warranty whatsoever is made that any of the articles, pictures
, or captions are accurate.