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Experience:  Over 14 years of clinical veterinary experience
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I have a 13 year old terrier mix that has begun drinking a

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I have a 13 year old terrier mix that has begun drinking a lot of water all the time and pants almost continuously. She has also started losing weight but still has a good appetite
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the terrier's name?
Customer: Ziggy
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Ziggy?
Customer: She had what we think was a stroke about 6 months ago
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 9 months ago.

Hi, I'm Dr. Peter. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 9 months ago.

Welcome! Thanks for asking your question. My name is***** will do my best to help 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- Is Ziggy on any medications?

2- Any pre existing medical conditions?

3- Is it fair to say she is drinking more than usual?

4- Is she eating as usual?

5- Any other symptoms?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
She passed away
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I'm going to have to cancel the payment on my AE card since we never finished communicating and nothing happened and my dog has now passed
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 9 months ago.

Oh my, I am so sorry to learn Ziggy passed away. I will direct this to customer service and they can help you with any charges issues. Again, I am sorry for your loss.

Dr. Peter