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Is 900 mg doxy too much med n 80 lb. dog with kennel

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Is 900 mg doxy too much med for a n 80 lb. dog with kennel co
ugh? He has been on 200 mg for 8 days.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Drew replied 2 years ago.
Hello, I'm a licensed veterinarian and I'll be happy to help.The typical dose range for Doxycycline for an 80lb dog would be roughly 200 to 400 mg every 12-24 hours.900 mg would be a higher dose than would typically be recommended.

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