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I was just researching information on parvo. I have a 9

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Hey I was just researching information on parvo. I have a 9 month old chihuahua. Fully vaccinated that was diagnosed with parvo on Aug 3. She has never touched grass in her life. I have pee pads she uses. Only 5 people have ever held her. I never walk her outside. I have huge wrap around porch she can play on. I am stay home wife. So she is my princess. I am still working with health issues. I am just confused.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Kara replied 2 years ago.

Hello, my name is***** and I have over 20 years of experience as a veterinarian.

I am sorry to hear that Sissy was diagnosed with Parvo virus.

What symptoms did she have?

How was she diagnosed?

Who diagnosed her?

I understand that she was vaccinated.

How many vaccines did she receive?

How far apart were her vaccines given (3 weeks apart, 6 weeks apart)?

How old was she when her last vaccine was given?

Who administered the vaccines?

How is she being treated?

Is she still showing symptoms now? If yes what are her symptoms?

Any other dogs in the house?

I understand that she does not go outside but are there other dogs in your area? Strays?

Thanks for your patience with my questions, they will help me guide you with my response.