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Our Russel was in a confrontation with a possum. We quickly

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Our Jack Russel was in a confrontation with a possum. We quickly washed him and cleaned his wounds. This was Wednesday. His head and neck is very tender and he is very lethargic. He is fully up to date with his vaccinations as of 10-04-2016 . We have an antibiotic Clindamycin from a recent surgery of mine. Will a very small dose help him? We can not afford an emergency vet cost.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Veterinarian will know how to help the dog. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Bentley
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Bentley?
Customer: No very healthy and very much ***** *****! This is not his usual behavior. He weighs 22 pounds
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Welton replied 8 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. Roger Welton. Are the wounds deep or are they surface wounds?