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I am sorry, and worried, to hear about Roger Junior.
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Was a urinalysis done to see if he has crystals in his urine?
Was an Xray taken to see if he has a blockage?
No. not yet.
No X ray done
If he has a blockage and cannot empty his bladder, he need emergency care.
Only medicine was given
You mean an operation ?
The first thing I would do, if I could, is feel his abdomen to see if there is an enlarged bladder. If there is, I would try to pass a catheter to empty it.
If I could not get a catheter to pass, he might need surgery, yes.
But if I did not feel an enlarged bladder, he may just need fluids, and different medication. I would get some urine from his bladder, and examining the urine should tell me what is wrong.
The doctor examined him but did not say we should get an x ray
She said the med will flush out and he will start passing urine
Sometimes problems like this are just infections, and get better with antibiotics. Since he is not getting better with antibiotics, then he should get checked again.
so far now two day he is not passing
Should we take to another doctor ?
If this were my dog, I would be feeling his abdomen, and doing a urinalysis. I would either go back to your first doctor, or get a second opinion.
Normally a dog with just a bladder infection does not stop eating.
He is normally very healthy and this is the first time he has stopped eating.
We will take him to a another vet now.
That sounds like a good plan.
Do you think he has a stone ?
I am worried by what you are saying. A stone is one possibility, yes.
Is the medicine given for a urine infection ?
But he may just need fluids and different medication, or if there is a stone it might pass without surgery.
The medicine you have is for infection ( antibiotic) and inflammation (meloxicam).
But not all infections respond to all antibiotics. He may still just have an infection, but needs a different antibiotics.
If he has a stone, it might be able to be treated with medicine and fluids. But some stones do have to be surgically removed.
Oh I see. Appreciate your help. We will take him now. Many thanks
You are welcome.
Kindly rate my answer when we are finished, but only when all your questions are answered. Good luck with him. I will check in to see how he is doing.