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Rebecca, Dog Veterinarian
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She belched, and I got a strong whiff of penicillin. She's

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she belched, and I got a strong whiff of penicillin. She's a 65lb G Shepherd/Norwegian elkhound mix. I don't know where she would have gotten it to eat, though we do keep it in the house for medical reasons. she seems a little listless, but did go out side with me for a moment--noting appeared.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Veterinarian will know how to help the dog. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Rousa
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Rosia?
Customer: she was at the vet not too long ago for her regular visit, which was fine. I did take her to Petco to have her nails trimmed at the beginning of the week.
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Rebecca replied 5 months ago.
Hello, I am sorry to hear you are worried about Rousa. My name is Rebecca. I am a veterinarian and will do my best to help. Can you tell if any of your penicillin is missing? If you think she ate a lot of it in the last hour or so, you could try to induce vomiting. If she did get a large dose of penicillin, she may develop vomiting and diarrhea. If you look at her gums, are they pink in color? Is she eating?

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