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Hello and thank you for your question. I am a Veterinary Nurse with over 15 years experience and I have assisted in the care of many pets with this particular medical concern. It would be my pleasure to assist you today. Is it possible for me to obtain some additional information from you about your companion?
1) Any change in diet? treats? 2) Any human food? 3) What worms were diagnosed? 4) What is the name of the medication given? 5) Any vomiting?
Stress may have played a role in her original diarrhea. It's also plausible that she could have consumed another dog's food by accident (sometimes kibble gets scattered on the ground as we're taking dogs outside to potty), if the kennel is setup in such a manner. I, personally, would blame stress and assume that the hookworms may just be a lucky finding.Diarrhea this time around may be due to the fact that she's on meds and being treated. That should clear in a few days. I'd go ahead and use a bland diet with her to see if this helps. You can move her to a bland diet of boiled rice and chicken breast for a few days to clear the diarrhea and then slowly move her back to her regular food once the stool is formed again and treatment is over.
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In this case, I would recommend having her fecal rechecked to ensure that treatment was successful. Unless stress continues to play a role for her, there should be no reason for her to still have diarrhea.
Checking in, how is Lady feeling today?