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Took her in about a week ago 4 I kind of shivering stiffness…

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Took her in about...

Took her in about a week ago 4 I kind of shivering stiffness and fever the vet put her on antibiotics and a painkiller but now she started having a sort of drunken walk very lethargic, she only has two days left of antibiotics I was hoping she would be feeling a little bit better by now her vet was initially suspicious of a bladder infection

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What sort of animal are we talking about?

Female English Cocker Spaniel about 5 years old

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. It could be an infection. The Expert will know what to do. What is the English cocker spaniel's name?

Mocha

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about the English cocker spaniel?

She's been eating and drinking pretty normally nothing odd about her stool

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Richard Rawling,
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Hi, i`m Richard, a Veterinarian from the UK. Hopefully I can help today.

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Dog Veterinarian: Richard Rawling,
 replied 6 months ago

Did your vet recommend any blood work or further investigations?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
She did X-rays and said that their are no kidney stones or blockages, no blood drawn, mocha has improved since starting the meds
Dog Veterinarian: Richard Rawling,
 replied 6 months ago

She has improved on the meds but she is still lethargic and drunken walking?

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