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My beagle was bitten in right jaw over the weekend and

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tonight his jaw became very...
my beagle was bitten in right jaw over the weekend and tonight his jaw became very swollen and he feels bad.Is there anything i can do tonight before taking him to vet tomorrow?
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Sarah, you can provide Eli with pain relief by dosing him with aspirin at a dose of 10 mg/lb with food and repeated in 12 hour intervals or acetaminophen dosed at 7 mg thrice daily. You must avoid the toxic ibuprofen and naproxen. Please respond with further questions or concerns if you wish.

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 1 year ago
Hi Sarah,

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

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