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My daughter's 4 month old Auskie drinks more than 5 cups of

My daughter's 4 month old Auskie drinks more than 5 cups of water a day and urinates constantly. Is this normal?

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Dr. Loretta

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I have a min aussie shepherd about 20 pounds she ate some

I have a min aussie shepherd about 20 pounds she ate some rat killer not much cause caught her ,she pooped the rest out only thing she has been peeing a lot and its very sticky .this is very unsual for her . what should I be doing ?

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Dr. Michael Salkin

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Pain. having cushings test monday. can Igive her moriphine

pain. having cushings test monday. can Igive her moriphine for a couple of days?JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is the matter with the dog?Customer: age. arthritis.just started on gabapentin. was changed to that from carprofen couple of days ago. but doc manipulated her legs and she is having front limb pain sinceJA: Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?Customer: yes . nothing thereJA: The Veterinarian will know what to do. What is the dog's name and age?Customer: maddy. 13 yrs oldJA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about maddy?Customer: she is a bearded collie. over 13 yrs old. I know she is at the end of her life cycle but she still loves to go on walks and roll in the grass and get her chew bone

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Dr. Michael Salkin

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My 27lb rat terrier is 11 and has started drinking excessive

My 27lb rat terrier is 11 and has started drinking excessive amounts of water. The vet did blood test, urine test and checked for Cushings disease. Everything was normal. One or two were a off but nothing the vet was concerned about. She is uncomfortable, but walks fine. She also has not eaten much the last few days. I need help. I feel so bad for her

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Dr. Michael Salkin

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Why would a 4 and 1/2 mo. old Border Terrier, who is dry at

Why would a 4 and 1/2 mo. old Border Terrier, who is dry at night most of the time, wet large amounts frequently during the day even though he is outside a lot and taken out frequently?

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Dr. Amanda

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

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I have a 15 year old toy poodle who has had 2 csections, eye

I have a 15 year old toy poodle who has had 2 csections, eye surgery from an accident 8 years ago, is losing sight in her other eye, acting pretty confused, and suddenly this week started drinking a lot of water and peeing in the house ( a large amount) She also has a gross odor - like poop. She sleeps the majority of the time. Just wondering if this is the end for her?

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Dr. Michael Salkin

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Drinks lots lots of water,he an older dog and this as been

drinks lots lots of water,he an older dog and this as been going on for around 4 to 6 monthsJA: I'll do all I can to help. What is the matter with the dog?Customer: yrsagoJA: Where does Yaris seem to hurt?Customer: did you lose my last text?JA: Can you see anything that looks wrong or different?Customer: just the tumor just keep growing slowly. prevent him form walking cuz of location.reallyJA: This sounds like it might be serious. I'll let the Veterinarian know what's going on ASAP. Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Yaris?Customer: no

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Dr. Michael Salkin

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Have spoken about Chloey before she is having arthropen

Hi,Have spoken about Chloey before she is having arthropen injections monthly but a lot of thickening of the bones. However she is not sore at all which is great! As you can see she is getting up in age slowing down a bit tho she is quite happy to spend a day at the beach running and swimming. She eats really well, but I have noticed she is drinking more water than normal and its winter here. Diabetes? Blood test

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Dr. Michael Salkin

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She has no appetite no matter what we try to give her she

she has no appetite no matter what we try to give her she refuses drinks a lot of water wonder if she needs a appetite suppressant or if there could be something seriousJA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?Customer: sheba and she is 9JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Sheba?Customer: she was diagnosed with precushings but the vet took her off meds 3 months ago said she was rejecting we are trying a natural med it has helped with the peeing but she wont eatJA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Veterinarian about your situation and then connect you two.

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Dr. Michael Salkin

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