I have two five month old Black lab/ German Shepard puppies.
I have two five month old Black lab/ German Shepard puppies. I'm wasn't sure which one did it (they insist on being kenneled together) but two mornings ago I went to let them out and one of them had severe diarrhea. Once they were cleaned up there was no further stools like that. One of the puppies has not been able to keep food down since Friday (it's Sunday afternoon now). He vomits within minutes of eating. Is able to keep water down. He seems sad, still snuggly. He does run around the yard and chase his brother and still messes with the cat but I'm getting worried about him!JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did the puppy eat anything unusual?Customer: Not that we know of.JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about the puppy?Customer: They were just to the vet a few weeks ago for immunizations and got a clean bill of health. He's about 42 pounds.
Wheezing when he wakes up -generally does not end with
wheezing when he wakes up-generally does not end with heaving, but afraid that it could progress to kennel cough-read that it goes away on its own.-7 month old, Alaskan Klee Kai, 8.6lbsShould I take him to a vet?
My dog keep coughing like he has something in his throat he
My dog keep coughing like he has something in his throat he is trying to dislodge but nothing comes out. He then proceeds to throw up a white mucous substance. He doesn't seem to be in pain just generally annoyed. He is also pretty loud when he is coughing. He began doing this a couple days ago. He is a small mix of rat terrier and chihuahua. He is about 5 years old and is overweight due to my two toddlers feeding him table food which we try to keep away from him. Any advice, thank you.
He has IBS, saw the vet last Monday. we increased his
He has IBS, saw the vet last Monday. we increased his prednisone to bid 5mg and flagyl bid for ten days. He was doing great and for two days had two large formed bowel movements. Over the weekend he started with diarrhea again. Pure liquid but only twice per day. He is eating and drinking. vomited yesterday for the first time in 4 days so we started daily cerenia. No vomit today. He isn't as energetic but still wants to play and has gone on walks. Hes a 3 yr old boston terrier and I am wondering if it is possible he could have an obstructions even though he has no tenderness to his belly and has had a few normal BMs before going back to having diarrhea.JA: 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 important you think the Veterinarian should know about the boston terrier?Customer: When he has had IBS flare ups in the past he wouldn't eat, would be febrile and he has had no temp. Just shaking sometimes and still wants to eat and drink
Veterinarian and practice owner
Im worried my dog may have eaten a chicken leg bone last
Im worried my dog may have eaten a chicken leg bone last night while I wasn't in the room. She is currently acting her usual self, eating, and drinking. I'm unsure if she swallowed it whole or not. She is a 42lb border collie mix. Our Vet isn't open today. What do I do?
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Drinking water but vomiting it back, bloody watery stool,
drinking water but vomiting it back, bloody watery stool, lack of appetite, lethargyJA: 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 important you think the Veterinarian should know about the dog?Customer: had double ACL surgery 3 weeks ago. Vet discharged last Saturday on Rimadyl. Was fine until yesterday morning, went off feed, could hear stomach growling, stools were fine at that point. After he threw up first water, everything else started.
My 13 yr old, my 13 year old gordon setter woke up and had
my 13 yr oldJA: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the dog?Customer: my 13 year old gordon setter woke up and had peed where she was laying by my bed. She is panting heavily and can not get up. Her eyes are looking back and forth. She has been doing this for about 20 minJA: 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: Her eyes will not focus it seems and she seems in a slight panicJA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the dog?Customer: She is in very good health otherwise for a 13 year old dog. Ate a normal dinner last night
Blood in urine, 2 1/2 aka Kit, 2 1/2, just arrived home from
blood in urineJA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?Customer: 2 1/2 aka KitJA: How old is Kit?Customer: 2 1/2JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Kit?Customer: just arrived home from days on the road
Senior Small Animal Veterinarian