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How to deal with a golden retriver who has not had a bowel

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how to deal with a golden retriver who has not had a bowel movent in three days he is on medication for suspected vertigo
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
cody has been put on Primor 1200 1xdaily and predisolone 20mg 1xdaily
Expert:  Dr. Altman replied 1 year ago.

Welcome to Justanswer! I am Dr. Altman and happy to assist you both today!

I am so sorry to hear that your Cody is having difficulty having bowel movements. I have just a few questions

- Why is he on steroids and primor?
- Had he had diarrhea prior to having constipation and is he straining to defecate but not producing?

Thank you