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My 80 lb dog ate 10 coldeeze

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my 80 lb dog ate 10 coldeeze
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.
The 10 Coldeeze contained a total of 133 mg of zinc - a clinically insignificant amount for an 80 lb dog. In studies concerning zinc, doses of 100 mg/lb of body weight were well-tolerated. Charlie might experience a bit of GI distress - inappetence, vomiting and/or diarrhea - from ingesting such an unusual "food" but he wasn't intoxicated by zinc. Please respond with further questions or concerns if you wish.
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.
Hi,

I'm just following up on our conversation about Charlie. How is everything going?

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