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I have a 13 year old terrier mix that has begun drinking a

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I have a 13 year old terrier mix that has begun drinking a lot of water all the time and pants almost continuously. She has also started losing weight but still has a good appetite
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the terrier's name?
Customer: Ziggy
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Ziggy?
Customer: She had what we think was a stroke about 6 months ago
Submitted: 18 days ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 18 days ago.

Hi, I'm Dr. Peter. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 18 days ago.

Welcome! Thanks for asking your question. My name is***** will do my best to help you today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.

1- Is Ziggy on any medications?

2- Any pre existing medical conditions?

3- Is it fair to say she is drinking more than usual?

4- Is she eating as usual?

5- Any other symptoms?

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
She passed away
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
I'm going to have to cancel the payment on my AE card since we never finished communicating and nothing happened and my dog has now passed
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 12 days ago.

Oh my, I am so sorry to learn Ziggy passed away. I will direct this to customer service and they can help you with any charges issues. Again, I am sorry for your loss.

Dr. Peter

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