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My 55-lb German shepherd at almost entire French bread

My 55-lb German shepherd at almost entire French bread baguette a couple of hours ago. Seems okay but should I worry about bloat? Give her pumpkin? Restrict her water? Or just relax?

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Pet Doc

Senior Small Animal Veterinarian

BVSc

 
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My dog just threw up something that looked like organs about

My dog just threw up something that looked like organs about 15 minutes ago. It smelled a little like feces. He has been known to hunt and eat very small animals. He drank water before vomiting but has not drank water since. His gums look ok and I felt his stomach and he does not act like it is tender.JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did your dog eat anything unusual?Customer: I don't know. I just saw what appeared to be entrails and a little kibble in the vomit.JA: What is the dog's name and age?Customer: Beetle, and he is 2 years old.JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Beetle,?Customer: NoJA: 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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Pet Doc

Senior Small Animal Veterinarian

BVSc

 
6,792 satisfied customers
We got a golden ret. puppy at 8 wks. Took to vet day after

We got a golden ret. puppy at 8 wks. Took to vet day after and obtained 2nd. Vaccine booster on mon. Wed he started with mucus like diarrhea. Fri. A.m. Took to vet. Swabbed rectally for parvo. Which was neg. started on flagyl. Puppy also had rhodo. And alzalea leaves in mouth which were promptly retrieved. After 1st dose of flagyl, diarrhea went away. After 5 days tx. ,it returned in 24 hrs. Another 5 day. Round with abating symptoms after 1st. Dose. Return of sym. In 48 hrs. 10 day regime of same with same results. Dog will be 13 wks Sun. Went off flagyl on mon. And diarrhea returned Thurs. Stools are dairy queen style with mucus coating. Stool spec. Have been brought in, dog was started on a nterceptor plus and had trifexis before that. Dog food was changed from iams to science diet over 12 days. Husband picked up a 5 day supply of flagyl again. I got ground turkey and baked ssweet potato to mix with dog food .dog hungry. Has been gaining wght as of last mon. 26.8lbs. At 8 wks. Was 14.8lbs. Vet. Has mentioned biopsy. Reaction. To vaccine? Due for booster but afraid to give. Do not know what to do.

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Katie Volat

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Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

 
106 satisfied customers
My dog is doing the praying position as well as turning in

My dog is doing the praying position as well as turning in circles and sometimes looking like she needs to poop but isn't. She didn't poop Wednesday night or Thursday morning and was doing this, but then she pooped twice yesterday and seemed fine after the first poop and was back to normal. This morning, she is doing the behaviors again even though she pooped on the walkJA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?Customer: Her foot looks okJA: What is the dog's name and age?Customer: It didn't start again until our walk this morning but now is continuing since getting homeJA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about your dog?Customer: Tansy. Her estimated age is 8JA: 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.Customer: She has a history of an easily upset tummy. Usually it's diarreah. I've never seen this. Typically a few days on a bland diet and she is ok

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Rebekah Kane

Veterinarian

doctorate of veterinary medicine

 
262 satisfied customers
My dog ate some chrysanthemum leaves and it vomit n it has

my dog ate some chrysanthemum leaves and it vomit n it has no appetite to eat or strength to walkJA: I'm sorry to hear that. 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 your dog?Customer: noJA: 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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Katie Volat

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Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

 
106 satisfied customers
Her genitals look greyish. she's spayed and about 9 years

her genitals look greyish. she's spayed and about 9 years oldJA: I'll do all I can to help. What is wrong with the dog?Customer: does this cost anything? also, see my previous commentJA: Where does the dog seem to hurt?Customer: vaginaJA: Can you see anything that looks wrong or different?Customer: yesJA: What?Customer: it looks grey rather than what I assume would've been pink or somethingJA: Is the dog eating normally?Customer: well, she eats during the afternoon. that's normal for herJA: OK, abnormal eating. What is the dog's name?Customer: ChikrisJA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Chikris?Customer: she also has dry patches on her front legs. two distinct ones near the base of her tail as wellJA: Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?Customer: let me double check. she does have a brownish coloring on one of her front pawsJA: 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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DVM

 
31,972 satisfied customers
I have an 11 weeks old Bernese Mountain Dog puppy. He had

I have an 11 weeks old Bernese Mountain Dog puppy. He had blood in his stool when we first brought him home from the breeder but now, 2 weeks later, using a very bland diet, it seems to be rare.JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name?Customer: Rich foods can sometimes set it off but this morning he had blood in his stools again and vomited a white, yellowish bile.JA: Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did Set It Off eat anything unusual?Customer: His name is ArnoldJA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Arnold?Customer: He has his second shots on Tuesday and a working tablet. He has hiccups shortly before we went outside to the garden, where he had his loose stools with blood present and vomited.JA: 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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nekovet

Veterinary Degree (BVMS)

 
24,028 satisfied customers
I have a 5 year old pit/boxer mix .. Just moved from Utah to

I have a 5 year old pit/boxer mix .. Just moved from Utah to MN .. Kenneled for 2 days for the first time ever that night he has been spitting up white mucus .. When he does it he does it about 5x then lays down and does it again .. It has been going on since Thursday evening ... No blood it literally is slimey sometimes it is a little yellowsl green like our mucus . No food .. Kennel cough ? When do I know that is serious ?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: He isn't lethargic ?JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the dog?Customer: JeezyJA: 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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nekovet

Veterinary Degree (BVMS)

 
24,028 satisfied customers
I have a 7 year old pure bred black pug female that has been

HelloJA: Hello. What do you want help with?Customer: i have a 7 year old pure bred black pug female that has been on a strict grain free kibble and fresh mashed yam diet for over 2 years that she likes ank keeps her skin and digestive system in tip top shape. For no reason at all I have noticed that her urine smelled very strong which I've never experienced with her since we got her at 8 weeks old. She is a very heathy dog and I cannot understand why her urine smells so foul and not normal.JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name?Customer: LuluBelle.JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Lulu Belle?Customer: She is a very healthy dog. Perfect weight, no internal or external problems. Has had all her nessesary shots and goes to her vet every year for her annual checkups and all has been 100% positive. Why does her urine all of a sudden have a foul (not normal for her) Oder? She woke my husband and I up this morning at 3:30am ( not normal for her) and has had to pee way more than usual today. Can you help explain what's going on with her. She is acting normal with no symptoms of any discomfort. HELPJA: 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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Rebekah Kane

Veterinarian

doctorate of veterinary medicine

 
262 satisfied customers
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