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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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My 32 lb puppy just ate 1/2 a cigarette. Naturally all the

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My 32 lb puppy just ate 1/2 a cigarette. Naturally all the vets are closed this weekend. Should I just watch for signs or take to the Emergency Clinic 1.5hrs away?
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The Veterinarian will know if the puppy will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Lessa, she's a 5 month old GSD/Husky mix.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Lessa?
Customer: Had all her normal shots, is on flea/heartworm meds, otherwise heathly.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Bruce replied 3 months ago.

Hi. My name is***** Thank you for your question. Was this 1/2 of a brand new cigarette? Is she on any medications or having any underlying health issues?