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EDMOND, Okla. (AP/KDKA) – An Oklahoma mother and father couldn’t figure out what was happening to their child’s pacifiers until the baby’s grandmother saw the family dog swipe one off a counter.

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One nauseous pooch and a trip to their veterinarian’s office confirmed the couple’s hunch: Dovey had 21 pacifiers lodged in her stomach.

(Photo Credit: Gentle Care Animal Hospital/Facebook)

The couple told the veterinarian Dovey had slowed her eating and was vomiting for a few days, but other than that, they thought she seemed fine.

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In a Facebook post, the Gentle Care Animal Hospital says they counted seven to nine pacifiers in Dovey’s stomach when they took an x-ray, but ended up pulling out 21 pacifiers during the surgery.

Dovey is on the mend and has already gone home.

The veterinarian cautioned pet owners in a recent Facebook post that “dogs will eat anything, anytime and at any age.”

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