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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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I believe she is pregnant, actually. I have been away from

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I believe she is pregnant, actually. I have been away from home for a week, and now that I have returned, she is producing milk. Her uterine wall has also thickened.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. We need to be extra careful with pregnancies, so we'll need to connect you with the Veterinarian ASAP. Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about the dog?
Customer: No. Thank you.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 3 months ago.

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) When was your dog's last heat cycle?
2) Did you witness breeding?
3) Are her mammaries just swollen or are you seeing milk from each nipple?
4) Any nesting behaviors?
5) Has she gained weight?
6) How old is she?

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