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20lb pug is running a fever. Can I give her a baby aspirin?.

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20lb pug is running a...
20lb pug is running a fever. Can I give her a baby aspirin?
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the pug's name and age?
Customer: Jackie. 14 yrs.
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Jackie?
Customer: She broke her right front leg Memorial Day weekend falling down stairs. Cast gets changed every week. Yesterday Vet said she has ulcers and infection from walking on it too much. She's on antibiotic and Tramadol.
JA: Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: Yes. Ulcer and infection according to Vet yesterday
Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Hi. My name is***** I'm sorry to hear about this situation with Jackie. Have you taken a rectal temperature to know what her temperature is? Is she on any other medications than the antibiotic and the tramadol? Is she still eating and drinking ok?

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