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#1 of 2 Old 10-27-2011, 02:02 PM - Thread Starter
 
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We just got a new dachsund puppy and he has worms and has been scooting his bottom on the carpet. We've taken him to the vet to be dewormed, but I was wondering how to sanitze the carpet to kill any eggs. X-posted in decluttering, organizing, and simplifing.

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I would steam clean the carpets using vinegar or very very hot water. It is very normal for puppies to have worms (esp if you get the pup from a not so reputable breeder), i would be more concerned with possible contamination in your yard then in the house, but a good cleaning should do the trick.


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