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Howdy say I have an 11 year old big dog rotty mix he is

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Howdy say I have an 11 year old big dog rotty mix he is bloated and has latly a hard time eating is there anything I can give him to ease his problem?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 11 months ago.

Welcome! Thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian and I will be assisting you today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.

1- How long has this been going on?

2- Is he restless or behaving uncomfortable?

3- Is he defecating?

4- Any vomiting?

5- Did he get into anything?

6- Any pre existing medical conditions?

7- Is he drinking more than usual?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
off and on for the last couple of months seemed like he had a stroke maybe or something once but he would get up and go outside but not very far looked at his poop and it looked good and there is no red in his pee. he has been throwing up off and on been feeding him some burger with his food so he had been eating that and been giving him some off that Dave's bread with the seeds in it when he will not eat the other. he has always drank alot of water. He is laying around more than he use too but no whining or crying so not showing any pain. His nose has gotten with big cracks on it so been rubbing vasiline on it
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 11 months ago.

1- Has he been seen by a vet for this problem?

Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 11 months ago.

I am sorry I can not make a live call. But, I will be happy to answer your question on this thread. Or, I can opt out so another expert could help you. Please let me know.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
no never mind think this might be a scam anyway thanks end my charges as of now ok
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 11 months ago.

Friend, this is not a scam. But, if you do not want to continue I understand. If you have any questions about charges please contact customer service, I don't deal with charges I only answer veterinary questions, I am sorry. Have a good night.