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Experience:  ER and general medicine Veterinarian since 2005
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My shih tzu can't poop

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My shih tzu can't poop. He is not eating or drinking and has become somewhat lethargic. This all started yesterday, what can i do?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Ann M. replied 2 years ago.
Hi there and thank you for your question. My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed, internship-trained veterinarian with 10 years experience in general medicine and emergency and critical care medicine and I would be happy to assist you. Please be patient as there may be slight delays in responses as I research your pet's issue. Can you look at his back end and tell me if you can see his anus well, or whether it is covered in fur? (This breed often gets matted fur over the anus)
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Thanks 4 getting back 2 me but unfortunately my wacky jackie has passed. Thank all of u 4 responding to my query.
Expert:  Dr. Ann M. replied 2 years ago.
I am so sorry to hear that. :(
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Not to sound ungrateful but u nor anyone else answered my question. B4 it could b answered my Jack passed away so in good conscience i really can't rate u or anyone else. It would b greatly appriciated if u would not charge my card since my query was not answered.
Expert:  Dr. Ann M. replied 2 years ago.
I will send this to customer service.