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Posted: December 13, 2017

Veterinarian finds 21 pacifiers in dog's stomach

Vet Finds Nearly Two Dozen Pacifiers In Dog's Stomach

By Raj Prashad, Rare.us

EDMOND, Okla. —

Dr. Chris Rispoli has been a practicing veterinarian since 1997, but nothing could prepare him for what he calls his “most fascinating and exciting surgery.”

According to a Facebook post shared by Gentle Care Animal Hospital, Rispoli found 21 pacifiers in a dog’s stomach.

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The Edmond, Oklahoma, veterinarian was brought in after parents of a newborn pieced together the mystery of missing pacifiers.

It started with a grandmother witnessing the pup jump onto a counter and take a pacifier. The dog’s eating slowed, and eventually it vomited up a pacifier. That’s when the parents took the dog in for an X-ray.

What the team initially believed was seven to nine pacifiers ended up being more than double that.

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According to the report, the dog is doing just fine and is heading home.


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