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My 17lb dog just nabbed my 60lb dogs rimadyl dose, which was

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Customer: My 17lb dog just nabbed my 60lb dogs rimadyl dose, which was approx 50 mg. Will she be ok? I just fed her in hopes of diluting the effects
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: no gave it to my big dog she spit it out and my little dog got it
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Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 11 months ago.

Welcome and thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian. I am currently not set up to make a live call. But, I am happy to answer your question on this thread.

Friend, a single dose of 50mg of Rimadyl to a 17 lbs dog will not be toxic, she will be fine.

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Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 11 months ago.
Hi,
I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?
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