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Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian
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Experience:  Over 14 years of clinical veterinary experience
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My dog first time mother she is pure bread chihuahua and the

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My dog first time mother she is pure bread chihuahua and the father is half chihuahua and Yorkie he is slightly bigger do you think this will cause them problems
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with your dog?
Customer: She is in labor psi and squeals from time to time
JA: Where does your dog seem to hurt?
Customer: I'm not sure guessing in the female area
JA: OK. No obvious pain. Can you see anything that looks wrong or different?
Customer: No just that she is huge and about to give birtb
JA: OK. Nothing visually obvious. Is your dog eating normally?
Customer: Yes she's not eating now
JA: OK. No appetite problems. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Not now
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about your dog?
Customer: Are you a robot
JA: I'm an assistant to the Veterinarian. I work with them to help customers like you.
Customer: No I may should have taken her to get an xray
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.

How long has she been in labor?

Is she having contractions?

Any sign of mucus/fluid from her vulva?

Has she had any pups yet? When was the last one passed?