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Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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I noticed that my 13 year old silky terrier has a strong

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i noticed that my 13 year old silky terrier has a strong order from his mouth
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is the matter with the silky terrier?
Customer: his breath is extremely bad..
JA: Where does the silky terrier seem to hurt?
Customer: he's eating normally
JA: Can you see anything that looks wrong or different?
Customer: no..
JA: Is the silky terrier eating normally?
Customer: yes he is eating normally..
JA: OK. No appetite problems. Is the silky terrier having trouble peeing or pooing?
Customer: not that I can tell.. he has had a few accidents but nothing I find alarming..
JA: How is the silky terrier behaving differently?
Customer: no.. his normal self..
JA: What is the silky terrier's name?
Customer: Buddy..
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Buddy?
Customer: I have noticed that he was eating his poop.. ive been trying to defer him from doing so.. I asked his regular vet but he said some breeds do it.. I even looked it up to find something to help
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.