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Q. I have two turtles they have started to release some worm type creatures. What could be its reason? and what could be its cure? Please tell fast.

A. Your turtles could indeed have worms (usually those will move). Sometimes their feces can also look like worms. You could take a fecal sample to your vet to have it examined, or better, put the worm type creatures into a jar and take them to a vet or possibly the expert in your pet shop. Turtle wormers can usually be bought at a vet's office and, depending on the laws in your country, also in pet shops.

Answered By
DR. ANDREA M. BRODIE, DVM

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