Thank you. It isn't so much about me and the emotional stuff - just to see her suffer. The night after the seizure her vet made hourly trips to the clinic to continue to sedate her and check on her. She told me later that she truly didn't expect her to live through the night. The bill was $632.50, the carpet cleaning was $151.00 and the product (Odornix - manufactured in Alabama) was around $5.97 at Wal-Mart. She has to return to the vet next week for follow up blood work and that will be around $200. I do not use anything around my dogs. They are both 14, she was/is healthy but my male is diabetic (on regulated insulin shots), blind and they both eat a prescription diet food....seriously I never knew the vet would have to write a prescription for me for their food. I have previously only used professional carpet cleaners but read about the product and decided that (based on the label) that I would try it. Would it be better for my vet to write something for me stating the test results, etc. before I send a letter to the company? I have never considered suing anyone but with this I don't want it to happen to someone else. The vet bill included the treatment and boarding until I could have the carpets disinfected (using only water at 240 degrees) by ServiceMaster. My vet said that to prevent another seizure (since she had shown signs of one when I brought her back home) I had to clear the house of any trace of the chemical. I am basically looking at a little under $1000.00 in total care resulting from this.
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