Dog Veterinary

Ask a dog vet and get answers to your dog health questions

Ask a Dog Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

My dog ate about a quarter of an oatmeal raisin cookie. There…

Customer Question
My dog ate about a...
My dog ate about a quarter of an oatmeal raisin cookie. There were probably two raisins, that were very small in the piece. I have an 8 1/2-year-old French bulldog. He is 27 pounds. Do I need to take him to emergency
Submitted: 3 years ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Answered in 3 minutes by:
5/22/2015
Dog Veterinarian: Dr Scott Nimmo, Dog Veterinarian replied 3 years ago
Dr Scott Nimmo
Dr Scott Nimmo, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 21,942
Experience: BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }
Verified
Hello and welcome, Just to let you know that I am locked on to your question and am working on it now.My name is***** and I am a small animal vet with many years experience and rest assured I will do my best to answer your question to your satisfaction today. You can expect a written reply sometime within the next five to ten minutes or so.We also have the option to talk things over by telephone or via an internet service such as Skype. Please get back to me if this is more convenient for you. { There is a small extra charge for phone calls }Regards,Dr Scott
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Dog Veterinarian: Dr Scott Nimmo, Dog Veterinarian replied 3 years ago
Hello again and thanks for waiting.I have worked out an answer for you below ...1. Good news, just two raisins will not be toxic to a 27 pound dog, there is no need for you to do anything in this sort of situation, this is not going to affect him. He should be just fine ... 2. The reason I say this is that while raisins can be a significant toxin to dogs the lowest documented toxic raisin dose in the dog I can find is 0.1 oz per kg of the dogs body weight.3. A 27 pound dog weighs 12.27 kg so you would only be worried if it ate 1.3 ozs or more of raisins and there are on average around 25 raisins per ounce which works out 32 raisins in your case. From this you can see that most dogs that suffer raisin related problems have eaten very much larger amounts than your one did. I hope I have covered your question fully enough but if you would like further clarification or to talk things over a bit more then I will be on-line for the next hour or so and I will be more than pleased to continue working with you.Regards, ***** be kind enough to rate my service to you after we have concluded our dialogue, such feedback helps me maintain the quality of my answers.
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Thank you sooo much!!!
Dog Veterinarian: Dr Scott Nimmo, Dog Veterinarian replied 3 years ago
No problem, very glad to have advised you...
Kindest regards, *****
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Dog Veterinarian: Dr Scott Nimmo, Dog Veterinarian replied 3 years ago
Hello again,
I am just checking back in to see how your dog is getting on after our recent dialogue concerning the raisins incident
How are things going?
Regards,
Dr Scott
Please be kind enough to rate my service to you after we have concluded our dialogue, such feedback helps me maintain the quality of my answers.
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Dog Veterinarian: Dr Scott Nimmo, Dog Veterinarian replied 2 years ago
Hi,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

Dr Scott Nimmo
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Dr Scott Nimmo Your Own Question
Dr Scott Nimmo
Dr Scott Nimmo
Dr Scott Nimmo, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 21,942
21,942 Satisfied Customers
Experience: BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr Scott Nimmo is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Debbie

Dr. Debbie

Dog Veterinarian

904 satisfied customers

Companion animal veterinarian practicing for over 10 years.

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

16,147 satisfied customers

UC Davis graduate, emphasis in dermatology, internal medicine, pain management

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dog Veterinarian

21,942 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Dog Veterinarian

10,063 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

9,615 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet medicine and surgery.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

9,533 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Rebecca

Rebecca

Dog Veterinarian

8,299 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

< Previous | Next >

Related Dog Veterinary Questions
My French bulldog just ate one grape....what should I do,
My French bulldog just ate one green grape....what should I do … read more
Dr. Kara
Dr. Kara
Doctoral Degree
5,399 satisfied customers
My French bulldog got into one of these Clarian desiccant
Hi, my French bulldog got into one of these Clarian desiccant canisters. Is there any risk of poisoning? … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
3,475 satisfied customers
Marley, my French bulldog 3 years old and 27pounds, just
Marley , my French bulldog 3 years old and 27pounds, just leaked my breakfast butter (a spoon). Is it dangerous? I don't think so. But just checking Thanks you… read more
Jane Lefler
Jane Lefler
Dog Behaviorist/Trainer/Breeder/Health
3.75 GPA 36cr. Multiple Tech traini
French bulldog got into organic soil acidifier. Injusted
french bulldog got into organic soil acidifier JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is the matter with the French Bulldog? Customer: injusted organic soil acidifier JA: The Expert will know if the Fren… read more
Dr. Kara
Dr. Kara
Doctoral Degree
5,399 satisfied customers
I have 2 - 8 month old French Bulldogs. They have a rash in
I have 2 - 8 month old French Bulldogs. They have a rash in the top of their ears on the skin side (not in the hair). It looks like prickly heat or poison ivy maybe. I've given them benedryl and appli… read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
8,299 satisfied customers
My French bulldog is 4 months old and I am having trouble
My French bulldog is 4 months old and I am having trouble with getting answers to these warts or virus looking skin welts on his butt, genital area and belly . They look bad and I really want to fix I… read more
divealot1
divealot1
DVM
8 satisfied customers
My french bulldog developed a lump on the side of his neck
my french bulldog developed a lump on the side of his neck and its soft/ can be moved around. He is eating, drinking, playing normally. He isn't bothered by it but it appeared within an hour while we … read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
711 satisfied customers
Our French bulldog is vomiting (7 times in the past 2 hours)
Our French bulldog is vomiting (7 times in the past 2 hours) had breathing fast. I can't find a 24 hour vet and my daughter is freakin out. She is her service dog. … read more
Dr. Rachel
Dr. Rachel
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
932 satisfied customers
Our French bulldog is 7. He has had a thick yellow, but
Our French bulldog is 7. He has had a thick yellow , but sometimes clear discharge coming from his nose for MONTHS now. I would say since at least December. We took him to the vet twice. They tried tw… read more
Dr. Thompson
Dr. Thompson
veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
117 satisfied customers
I have a 15 month old female French bulldog. Yesterday she
I have a 15 month old female French bulldog. Yesterday she began to act differently. She won't play, she didn't want to get up and walk and when she does; she's shaking all over. Legs are quivering. Y… read more
Heath Wilkerson
Heath Wilkerson
ER/ICU & Exotic Animal Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
411 satisfied customers
My pregnant French bulldog has been scratching her right
My pregnant French bulldog has been scratching her right ear. I understand that I am limited as to treatments for my dog. My vet recommended ear wash which I've tried. Any other suggestions? … read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2,457 satisfied customers
My dog ate a condom. Fiona she is a French bulldog shes just
Fiona she is a French bulldog shes just 9 months :( its been four hours shes gone poop but no condom yet … read more
Dr. Peter
Dr. Peter
Doctors Degree
14,326 satisfied customers
My french bulldog just pooped. In there is rice like
my french bulldog just pooped. In there is rice like segments. This is the first time i am seeing this. I did change his food today to the science diet id food, wet, because he was having trouble eati… read more
divealot1
divealot1
DVM
8 satisfied customers
My french bulldog was sedated 2days ago for xrays. He has
Hi, my french bulldog was sedated 2days ago for xrays. He has vomited twice (about 4hrs ago), he is shaking but not cold, and there is some red blood when he strains to poo. Do you think this could be… read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
711 satisfied customers
My French bulldog is drooling excessively and licking his
My French bulldog is drooling excessively and licking his lips. … read more
Veterinarian101
Veterinarian101
Veterinarian
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
We are dog sitting our childrens french bulldog. She picked
We are dog sitting our childrens french bulldog. She picked up and brought to us in her mouth a hard chunk of rat poison. What do we do? … read more
Dr. Schmidt
Dr. Schmidt
Associate Veterinarian
DVM
939 satisfied customers
I have a one-year-old French bulldog and I was gone for
I have a one-year-old French bulldog and I was gone for couple hours and came home there were several piles of vomit in a pile of diarrhea. He's acting fine and even begging for food. The last pile wa… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
3,475 satisfied customers
My french bulldog swallowed a leg from a soft toy yesterday.
Good morning. My french bulldog swallowed a leg from a soft toy yesterday. The leg is around 2 inches long and 0.5 inches wide. Should I consult a vet or do you think it will pass through? Thanks so m… read more
DrSarah
DrSarah
Veterinarian
DVM
389 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x