I have a 12 year old pom has been three pounds since birth
I have a 12 year old pom has been three pounds since birth still eats good walks fairly well but her knees are very sore what can i give her for her pain as arthritis don't want to give wrong meds her knees go in and out but she has learnt to deal with it my poor little girl feeding her hamb peanut butter and liver to try and keep weight on her
My minnie schnauzer has kidney disease and something has
Hi there, my minnie schnauzer has kidney disease and something has triggered them to deteriorate again. First time was when she was a puppy after being administered metacam. now 5 years later, her kidneys aren't doing well. Vet has suggested giving her benazepril - is this safe, given her reaction to metacam? thanksJA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the schnauzer's name?Customer: WinnieJA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Winnie?Customer: She's on IV fluids, antibiotics, and losec at the moment, and her blood kidney numbers have improved by 20% since starting treatment yday
I woke up this morning to find she had a limp and won't put
I woke up this morning to find she had a limp and won't put weight on right hind legJA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?Customer: yes, i've checked all pads/toes, between toes, etc. and checked for range of motion from hip through all joints but no whimpering/wincingJA: The Veterinarian will know what to do. What is the dog's name and age?Customer: Lady and she is approx. 8-9 yrs old Australian SheperdJA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Lady?Customer: She and I usually run about a mile a day 4-5 days a week. We ran yesterday morning
My 1 year old yorkie was running after a ball out side. When
My 1 year old yorkie was running after a ball out side. When she ran after the ball she like turned and twisted. After she just sat there would not move.I picked her up. And moved her leg. And she did not cry.I have her in side with a ice pack on her hind area.When she tried to move she like drag that hind are. But shows no pain.
Two weeks ago Reggie (, 11y/o, 21lbs) had dental surgery and
Two weeks ago Reggie (***** *****, 11y/o, 21lbs) had dental surgery and for follow-up was prescribed Antirobe 159mg and Metacam-which he has taken before. He wasn't eating so the vet said to stop the Antirobe, which he had taken for 6 days. Since then, his appetite got better but then he started to avoid food again for the past 2 days. Yesterday he started having urgent loose stools, doing lots of "butt-spins," and panting. When I let him out at 11am he had stool that was the conlsistency of chocolate pudding with a red tinge, which has frightened me... Very mucousy...Could this be related to the Antirobe?JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name?Customer: ReggieJA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Reggie?Customer: Anxiety might be a factor...we've been moving over the past three weeks. Also, he had a dog flu injection on the 29th and we are scheduled for the follow up tomorrow afternoon...
My mini poodle was having back/neck pain and stiff back
My mini poodle was having back/neck pain and stiff back legs. Its been about a week and now he can't stand up at all anymore and doesn't seem to move his front legs. There is a red area on his lower left leg kind of like a bruise. He also shows the most pain when touching his lower neck/ chest area.JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?Customer: He doesn't seem to be cut anywhere.JA: What is the poodle's name and age?Customer: Echo, he is about 7JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Echo?Customer: He was diagnosed with epilepsy a while back.
For 8 hours, my dog panted heavy and locked my face. I
For 8 hours, my dog panted heavy and locked my face. I finally got up and gave her half a benadryl. Should she be seen by a vetJA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Veterinarian will know how to help your dog. What is the dog's name and age?Customer: Her name is***** and she is 11JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Little?Customer: She never links me.
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