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Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian
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Experience:  Over 14 years of clinical veterinary experience
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I think my dog ingested a horse dressing - sorry wasn't

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I think my dog ingested a horse dressing -
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The Veterinarian will know if your dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: sorry wasn't done.. product MTG Ingredients:
Mineral Oil
Zinc Stearate
Cade Oil (rectified)
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about your dog?
Customer: I think the sulfur is causing the issue.. 14lb dog / ingested maybe a Tablespoon / seems to be a bit blind & staggering, not fast, just slowly walking around like this , yawning.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 10 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your wee one’s situation, and wanted to help.

How many hours ago did he eat this?

How much sulfur and zinc were in this per tablespoon?

Are his gums pink or pale/white?

Are you sure he has lost his sight?

Any changes in breathing?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Hi, I took him to an emergency vet this morning. I thought the site was "Live Chat"...which is why I got on last night. I live 70 miles from anything & was trying to see if his condition was life threatening. So sorry your site didn't work out for me since it was an emergency type situation and I needed answers fast. Thanks for your reply, I understand I will be charged somewhere around $20.00 . Regards, Capri