Worm in Shower is Bloodworm Not Parasite

One of our readers discovered a red worm-like organism in his shower. We believe it is a bloodworm, not a parasite like he originally suspected. Continue reading [...]

What is Worm Found in Puppy’s Poop?

One of our readers discovered a worm-like organism in her dog's feces. We think it might be a caterpillar. We don't believe it is anything parasitic, but if she finds more, or has any concern's about her puppy's health, we advise her to take her puppy back to the vet. Continue reading [...]

Worms in Shower Likely Drain Fly Larvae

A reader discovered small black worm-like organisms in his shower. We are confident that these organisms are drain fly larvae, which despite living in filth, are not known to spread any human diseases! Continue reading [...]

Are Carpet Beetle Larvae Causing Bites?

One of our readers might be experiencing a skin rash from carpet beetle larvae that are living in her bed and closet. If she is worried about the skin irritation, we recommend she see a doctor. Continue reading [...]

Worm in Toilet Could be Bloodworm

One of our readers discovered a bright red worm in his toilet. We believe the worm is a bloodworm! Continue reading [...]
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Reader Wants to Know How to Care for a Woolly Worm (Woolly Bear) and What to Feed It

One of our readers discovered a woolly worm caterpillar on her driveway. If she wants to keep this caterpillar alive, she can feed it some of the greens we listed above. Continue reading [...]
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