Dog Veterinary

Ask a dog vet and get answers to your dog health questions

Ask a Dog Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

5 month old mastiff mix puppies licked/tried to ingest a…

Customer Question
5 month old mastiff mix...
5 month old mastiff mix puppies licked/tried to ingest a rotten hard boiled egg (left over from Easter 2015) that they found in the yard. I don't think they actually ate any of it, but the smell of it is nauseating! Should we get them to an emergency vet facility?
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Answered in 5 minutes by:
3/6/2016
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Jo, Dog Veterinarian replied 2 years ago
Dr. Jo
Dr. Jo, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 3,381
Experience: DVM from Iowa State University in 1994; actively engaged in private regular and emergency practice since that time.
Verified

Hello,
I'm Dr. Jo and I'm a licensed veterinarian with more than twenty years of experience. I'm here to help with your question about these puppies and the stinky egg.
I'm so sorry you're having this problem, but glad you're looking for the information you need. I'm also grateful you're willing to do what you can to help these cats. You may join the conversation at any time by typing in what you want to say then clicking REPLY or SEND. Then we can chat back and forth until you're satisfied with the information I've provided.
So I may know we're properly connected and that you understand how the website works (including that I'll need to earn your good rating in order to receive any compensation for helping you), please type in a short response below. You may rest assured you'll have my full attention and will receive a complete response once I know you're there.

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Forget this...you don't even have the right kind of animal "help these cats"??? Not trusting you
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Jo, Dog Veterinarian replied 2 years ago

Oh, no... I'm so sorry. I made the error as I was cutting and pasting on my phone where it was hard to see what I was doing. I am on my computer now, and I really do understand you are talking about puppies. Will you give me another chance?

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
No
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Jo, Dog Veterinarian replied 2 years ago

My apologies. I'm really sorry to have disappointed you, but I completely understand. I would have reacted the same way in your situation.

I will contact customer service so you can arrange a refund.

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Dr. John Your Own Question
Dr. John
Dr. John
Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 5,795
5,795 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Over 14 years of clinical veterinary experience

Dr. John is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Debbie

Dr. Debbie

Dog Veterinarian

904 satisfied customers

Companion animal veterinarian practicing for over 10 years.

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

16,147 satisfied customers

UC Davis graduate, emphasis in dermatology, internal medicine, pain management

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dog Veterinarian

10,315 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Dog Veterinarian

10,063 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

9,615 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet medicine and surgery.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

9,533 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Rebecca

Rebecca

Dog Veterinarian

8,299 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

< Previous | Next >

Related Dog Veterinary Questions
Can you give a dog 25-50mg of doxylamine succinate to calm
Can you give a dog 25-50mg of doxylamine succinate to calm them for a 4hr road trip? The dog in question is a Amstaff x Mastiff and around 40kgs.… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
3 satisfied customers
I have a female mastiff and her nipples are always enlanrged
I have a female mastiff and her nipples are always enlanrged and she has hair loss. What could this be?… read more
DrRalston
DrRalston
Associate Veterinarian, NBVME & CSBVM
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
1,770 satisfied customers
How long will my mastiff puppy live if it has a heart murm
How long will my mastiff puppy live if it has a heart murmer?… read more
Dr. Wally
Dr. Wally
Small Animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
270 satisfied customers
My mastiff has a contact allergy from straw on her belly was
My mastiff has a contact allergy from straw on her belly was using powder and benadryl vet prescribed Douxo mousse 2 times a day 2 days now not helping yet can I still giver her benadryl vet said no m… read more
Dr. Rachel
Dr. Rachel
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
942 satisfied customers
My adopted mastiff was neutered on Tuesday. Complications
My adopted mastiff was neutered on Tuesday. Complications arose so the neuter clinic kept him overnight. Wednesday, the team thought they might have to do an ablation but opted to drain the incision a… read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2,490 satisfied customers
My English mastiff has skin like an elephant on the inside
My English mastiff has skin like an elephant on the inside of one ear … read more
divealot1
divealot1
DVM
8 satisfied customers
I have just come home and our mastiff cross German shepherd
Hello I have just come home and our mastiff cross German shepherd has eaten a whole container of blackmores osteocare joint health chews, she has vomited and has diarrhea should I take her to a vet … read more
Dr. Jo
Dr. Jo
Dog Veterinarian
3,381 satisfied customers
My 6 year old english mastiff has a swollen knee joint with
my 6 year old english mastiff has a swollen knee joint with subsequent muscle atrophy from not being able to perform and weight bearing. It had started a few months ago, went away with glucosamine and… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
3 satisfied customers
My Mastiff is getting thin and loosing hair, could it be the
My Mastiff is getting thin and loosing hair, could it be the food? … read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
8,299 satisfied customers
My mastiff has something going on with his skin and I'm
My mastiff has something going on with his skin and I'm wondering if there is something I can do at home … read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,408 satisfied customers
I have an 5 and half year old mastiff(female). As of late
I have an 5 and half year old mastiff(female). As of late yesterday she woke up from sleeping(there was the sound of a truck slamming the door closed) and ran into another room. She did eat last night… read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
712 satisfied customers
My Mastiff large 165lbs seems to have swollen testicles and
my Mastiff large 165lbs seems to have swollen testicles and penis opening of penis is seeping pee I am thiking … read more
Sean Egan
Sean Egan
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
507 satisfied customers
English Mastiff had enterotomy for sm intestinal obstruction
English Mastiff had enterotomy for sm intestinal obstruction without perforation from a quarter size piece of bone. 4 days post op..ran slight fever and having fair amount of sero-sanguinous drainage … read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
712 satisfied customers
My 10 week old puppy is breathing very fast and shallow. How
My 10 week old puppy is breathing very fast and shallow. How can I tell if his ribs are bruised or broken? Would that be the only reason for his breathing to be like that?… read more
Denise Colgrove
Denise Colgrove
Relief veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
6,383 satisfied customers
My bull mastiff just had TTA surgery and has ankle swelling.
My bull mastiff just had TTA surgery and has ankle swelling. The swelling is like a sack of loose fluid. I was told to expect swelling. Should I be concerned.… read more
Dr. Drew
Dr. Drew
Emergency/Critical Care Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
9,712 satisfied customers
my 5 year old Mastiff has scabs on his back of his neck, they
my 5 year old Mastiff has scabs on his back of his neck, they are like little scubs and bumps and all of his back of the neck is covered. Please let me know what should i do? He had a back problem so … read more
Dr. Deb
Dr. Deb
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
568 satisfied customers
resting breaths per minute for bull mastiff
resting breaths per minute for bull mastiff… read more
Dr. Peter
Dr. Peter
Doctors Degree
14,326 satisfied customers
My Jack Russell Terrier accidentally swallowed 20 mg of prednisone.
My XXXXX XXXXX Terrier accidentally swallowed 20 mg of prednisone. The pill was to be given to our 110lb dog. The JRT is lethargic. Is there somethink I can give him to counteract the medication? Sand… read more
Dr. Susan
Dr. Susan
3,828 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x