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My shih tzu is suffering in pain, and it's arthritis in nature.

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My shih tzu is suffering in pain, and it's arthritis in nature. I have oxycodone but I don't know how much to give her. Please help me! She is screaming and I just want so badly to help her. A 5mg dose did not help yesterday.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
My dog also has not eaten for three days. Drinking water just fine but refusing food or treats.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I need help now, please! Is there anyone out there?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
It's been an hour!!!
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Hello?
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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 2 years ago.
Aloha! You're speaking to Dr. Michael Salkin
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