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My golden retriever chewed open a tube of antibiotic

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My golden retriever chewed...

My golden retriever chewed open a tube of antibiotic ointment and ate maybe 1/4 of a 1-ounce tube.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. The Veterinarian will know if your dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?

Her name is ***** ***** 15 months old and weighs 52 pounds.

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Summer?

No, she's in good health.

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Hello. Thanks for writing in. My name is***** and I would be happy to help you. I do have a couple of questions to see if I can better assess your situation, though.

Can you tell me exactly what ointment this was?

How long ago did this happen?

Any signs of illness yet?

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