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Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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He has not being eating all his food and there is a bulge

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He has not being eating all his food and there is a bulge around his lower groin. He seemed tired or depressed. I just picked him up from boarding him at a farm for ten days
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: Elmo
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Elmo?
Customer: He has frequent urination and sometimes strain
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Kelly Hill replied 9 months ago.

Hi this is Dr. Hill Sorry Elmo is not feeling well. How old is he? You picked him up today from boarding? Is he on any medications?

Expert:  Kelly Hill replied 9 months ago.

could you possibly post a picture of the swollen area?