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She may have eaten some silicon supplements - for hair and

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she may have eaten some silicon supplements - for hair and nails
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The veterinarian will know if the dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Leeloo, 5 month Labradoodle
JA: Is there anything else the veterinarian should be aware of about Leeloo?
Customer: she seems fine - no symptoms
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr Linda replied 9 months ago.

Hello. This is Dr. Linda. I hope I can help with your question today.

I would expect no adverse effects from Leeloo consuming the silicon supplements, as they are very safe for use in people.

I would not worry. Just be sure all prescription medications & other dangerous products are beyond the reach of a very curious & mischievious puppy.

Please let me know if you have any further questions or concerns about Leeloo.

Thank you.