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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 07-09-2011, 12:33 AM Thread Starter
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YUCK!

I know we have had some good yuck stories but mine has got to be one of the worst . So I'm putting zoey to bed and giving her good night kisses and pats and notice something thick and squashy in her hair. I thought what in the heck is that. I couldn't see anything so I put her in the sink and ran water over the area. I washing trying to get what ever it is out when a slug rinses out of her hair and lands in the bottom of the sink . Before I could figure out what to do the slimy slug still alive went down the drain. I just visualized it going down the drain and out to the sewer and it would be gone. Well my co workers said it probably worked its way back up.
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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 07-09-2011, 01:57 AM
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Oh Lord! That is gross.....I think I would run lots and lots of water and put bleach and anything else strong down the sink to kill it!

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that is so yucky!!!! That would give me the creeps!! I honestly don't think you have to worry about it coming back up the drain on ya tho.

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Yup! Slugs are definitely high on the grossness scale!


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that happened to me once as well, the slug was on his leg, he got me up in the middle of the night to pee and when he came in there was something on his leg, i thought it was a twig, grabbed it with my fingers only to find out it wasn't! they are gross!
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My worst things are SLUGS,they are VILE!They give me the creeps.

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Suzi - at least Zoey didn't eat the thing. Last year, while taking Augie out to his potty area, we passed a slug and he tried to eat it. I got it out of his mouth and threw it aside. But he did not forget - on the way back in, he pulled over to where I had thrown it, got it in his mouth and swallowed before I could even react! I want to throw up just thinking about it now! Their texture is so icky and it takes forever to wash off that slime. They are nasty this year; I just noticed several stems of my barberries cleaned of leaves with the shiny residue of slug slime. I have NEVER had barberries bothered by slugs before.

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You guys are cracking me up! ....I hate slugs tooo

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Slugs are so disgusting!!! I heard that if you put little containers of beer down they will drown in it! Never tried it, though. We had them in our old yard but haven't seen any here. With all our woods I guess the wildlife here would wolf them down!

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