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Which of these can carry the lungworm Angiostrongylus vasorum?

Fox
Foxes
 
Slugs & Snails
Slugs & Snails
 
Earthworms
Earthworms
Beetles
Beetles
Frogs
Frogs
 
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You got zero out of three right.

Foxes, Slugs & Snails and Frogs can carry lungworm.

More than 25 species of terrestrial and aquatic snails and slugs have been demonstrated to be intermediate hosts. Frogs can also be part of the lungworm life cycle as they eat slugs and snails and become hosts. Foxes, like dogs can become infected with lungworm and have been implicated in the spread of lungworm across the country as they pass the parasite into the environment in their poo.

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Treatment is available and can result in full recovery, but as this parasite can be fatal it is important to consider prevention. Preventative products are available and with regular use prevention is easy to achieve. Always speak to your vet because not all worming products are effective against this particular parasite.

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