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Dr. Michael Salkin
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
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She ate a tube of blistex lip balm, dog, Mina. 6 years, no

Customer Question

she ate a tube of blistex lip balm
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What sort of animal are we talking about?
Customer: dog
JA: OK. The Veterinarian will know if the dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Mina. 6 years
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Mina?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

Thankfully, because that product inevitably will be ingested to some extent by those who use it on their lips, there's nothing toxic in it. I'm more concerned about Mina ingesting the housing. Did she do that? If so, what does she weigh, please?

Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.
Hi Patty,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

Dr. Michael Salkin