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My 3.5 year old German Shepherd started having puppies at

My 3.5 year old German Shepherd started having puppies at about 11:00 am, it is now 0445 and just now had her 13th puppy. Is this normal, should she be taken to vet

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Richard Rawling

Veterinary Surgeon

BVMS

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My dog sable had pups 3 weeks ago and for the past 3 days

My dog sable had pups 3 weeks ago and for the past 3 days she has been bleeding like a woman on her period what do you think is causing thisJA: I'm sorry to hear that. The Veterinarian will know what to do about this bleeding. I'll connect you ASAP. Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about sable?Customer: This is her 3rd litter of pups in 3 yrs

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Dr. B.

Veterinary Degree (BVMS)

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I have a cocker spaniel that has pups 8 days old today. The

I have a cocker spaniel that has pups 8 days old today. The pups poop looks like it has little seeds in it. If I use panacur for her (suspecting worms) will it also help the pups thru her milk?JA: I'm sorry to hear that. There are all sorts of infestations the dog can pick up. I'll have you talk to the Veterinarian who'll sort out what is wrong and help you decide what to do about it. What is the dog's name?Customer: TinkerbellJA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Tinkerbell?Customer: She does not show signs of worms in her poop. My cats bring mice and mole home all the time and she could have ate them

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Richard Rawling

Veterinary Surgeon

BVMS

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What is an acceptable time for a female boxer dog to keep

Hello,what is an acceptable time for a female boxer dog to keep leaking a jelly blood after giving birth?My dog look pretty healthy, she is eating well and nursing the puppies on her 5th week after birth, but still leak a little bit. Is it normal?thanks

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Dr. Michael Salkin

Veterinarian

DVM

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My 10 week yorkie hind leg was stepped on. He whelped for a

Hi my 10 week yorkie hind leg was stepped on. He whelped for a bit and is not able to put pressure on it I called the vet's office and they told me to wait an hour to see if he puts pressure on and to not give him any medic I know that he is in pain but I can't do anything to comfort him, please help.JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?Customer: There is no wound on the foot and I've checked for broken bones as well.JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the?Customer: No but he is holding his back leg and not putting pressure on it.

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Dr. Peter

Doctors Degree

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I live in a remote area with no vet closer than 200klm. I

I live in a remote area with no vet closer than 200klm .I have a bitch 40kg 2yr old that just had a litter of 10 pups.She was exposed to CHV during pregnancy .Her pups were born ok 1 stillborn, over the next week they started fading and dying with typical CHV symptoms, I opened one pup up and it had the blood spots on lungs and kidney.There are 2 pups still alive and feeding well at 2wks showing no symtoms.The bitches breasts were getting hard so I cut her feed back a little and manually milked her regularly.Over night an abscess has formed very high up in the breast above the teat, I put her on Clavamox which I have a 3 week supply, and I have been applying hot towels to try and open up the infection, a small hole was in the side last night with just a little ooze.The abcess is about the size of a small fist.the teat is blocked I cant get anything out of it.The bitch is quite happy a little lethargic and tender if you squeeze too hard, she is eating well and happy to feed and tend her pups.My question is, will the antibotics clear the infection, or should I lance it at the small hole that is now closed this morning so I can drain the abscess.Thankyou.JA: I'm sorry to hear that. There are all sorts of infestations Thankyou can pick up. I'll have you talk to the Veterinarian who'll sort out what is wrong and help you decide what to do about it. Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Thankyou?Customer: no its all in the question

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Rebecca

Veterinarian

Doctoral Degree

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My dog had whelps suddenly appear. They emerged very quickly

My dog had whelps suddenly appear. They emerged very quickly and the spread has stabilized. My dog seems to be in good spirits, doesn't scratch at the whelps, continues to be playful and engaged and has plenty of energy.JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Using the wrong medication for fleas can be dangerous. You should definitely talk to the Veterinarian. What is the dog's name and age?Customer: Roxi, a Chihuahua almost fiveJA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Roxi?Customer: She has sensitive skin. I bathe her with oatmeal shampoo. In fact, I bathed her after I saw the whelps emerge thinking she'd gotten into some ants or gotten exposed to some chemical.

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Dr. B.

Veterinary Degree (BVMS)

35,580 satisfied customers
My female just had puppies yesterday.. and she keeps trying

My female just had puppies yesterday.. and she keeps trying to keep one separated from the rest and she keeps helping like in pain.. and only feeds the other 3 puppies for a few minutes at a time... what should I do?JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the puppy's name?Customer: Mom is scarlettJA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Mom?Customer: She just whines and digs too

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jadedangel57

Dog Behaviorist/Trainer/Breeder/Health

3.75 GPA 36cr. Multiple Tech traini

20,704 satisfied customers
I noticed she threw up so I let her outside and she then

I noticed she threw up so I let her outside and she then became very stiff in her legs and began panting very loud. She had puppies 4 weeks ago and only goes outside to use the bathroom. She has eaten and drank normally today, this was just a sudden onset of symptoms.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 the Veterinarian should be aware of about the puppy?Customer: She is a stray that started hanging out at our house when we noticed she was pregnant, so I don't have any vaccination history/medical history. She is a Chihuahua/breed of some sort, but I don't have much other information

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Dr. Kara

Doctoral Degree

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