How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. John Your Own Question
Dr. John
Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 4991
Experience:  Over 14 years of clinical veterinary experience
11664588
Type Your Dog Veterinary Question Here...
Dr. John is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Our two little dogs were in the back yard. They were

Customer Question

our two little dogs were in the back yard. They were attracted to something. That something looked like a sick rat--was barely moving. I shouted the dogs so they would get away. I don't know if the animal bit either dog--they didn't yelp. But I'm concerned they might have gotten bitten. What should I do?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 1 year ago.

Welcome and thanks for asking your question. I am sorry the expert you requested is not available. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian. I am happy to answer your question today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.
There may be a slight delay between your follow ups and my replies as I type out a thorough reply for you.

1- Have you checked them for any puncture wounds?

2- Did they react like they got bitten?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi. Thanks. I have to leave. I'll get to you if I need more help. Don
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 1 year ago.

Fair enough.

You're welcome.