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8 wk old puppy with a high fever she is drinking water and

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8 wk old puppy with a high fever she is drinking water and she ate she does not have diarea she had a fever 106.1 i gave he ashot of peneccillin and an oral antbiotic and 1 baby asparin she is about 20 lbs
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I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. My moderator asked that I take a look at it.
I can see that we need to localize where this fever is originating from. Most fevers are due to inflammation and the inflammation associated with infection is most common although trauma, malignancy, and immune-mediated disorders - a vaccine reaction, e.g. - are considerations as well. Are there any other symptoms that might help localize this - sneezing, coughing, increased respiratory rate, pale mucous membranes as seen on her gums or tongue, vomiting, lameness, or swellings or wounds suggestive of abscess?
Which oral antibiotic have you given her, please? Has she had any vaccines?
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I have givin her a shot of long acting penicillin. And an oral anti biotic. Zole no trauma she has had 2 vaccinations neo par
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 2 years ago
Thank you for the additional information. Which oral antibiotic, please? When was the last vaccine administered?
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