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I have a 5 pound chihuahua and I dropped a small piece of

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I have a 5 pound chihuahua and I dropped a small piece of nopal cactus that I was eating should I taker her to the emergency vet?
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr Marta Lepes replied 5 months ago.

Hello Alfredo,

My name is***** and I will help you

I asume that bella ate the cactus? Give me a few minutes and I will check that out for you.

OK I just checked. nopal cactus juice is used for arthritis in dogs so Bella should be alright.

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Expert:  Dr Marta Lepes replied 5 months ago.

Hi Alfredo,

It's been over an hour since I contacted you. I'm going to sign off now but I'll check with you in the morning.

Dr Marta

Expert:  Dr Marta Lepes replied 5 months ago.

Good morning Alfredo. Hope everything went well.

Could you just send me a short email letting me know how things turned out.

Thanks,

Dr Marta

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