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My dog MIGHT have just eaten a mushroom in the yard. Can we…

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My dog MIGHT have...

My dog MIGHT have just eaten a mushroom in the yard. Can we wait to see if any signs show up, or is this an emergency?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. The Expert will know if your dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?

Roxie, and she is about 11 yrs old. She is a rescue dog, so age is unknown for sure.

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

No. She seems healthy, but old and perhaps hard of hearing. I have found mushrooms in our yard several times this summer, and even though she has been out there with me, she has never shown an interest in them.

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Denise, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 months ago
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Hi. I’m Dr. Denise, a licensed veterinarian. I’m happy to help with your concerns regarding Roxie.

I recommend inducing Roxi to vomit. Do you have hydrogen peroxide?

How much does she weigh? I will give you the dose of peroxide needed.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I prefer to chat on-line
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Denise, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 months ago

The request for the call is automated. You can decline it. I'm available to chat online.

How much does Roxie weigh?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
All I am getting is solicitations. All I want is an answer to the one question
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I have already said I want to chat on line. Is that not possible?
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Hello???
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
skip it. I see you want to play games and end up with more money.
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Denise, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 months ago

Are you seeing my responses? I have sent several message, maybe they are not going through.

Do you have hydrogen peroxide?

How much does Roxie weigh?

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Denise, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 months ago

Mushrooms can have toxic effects on dogs and I recommend inducing Roxie to vomit.

Please let me know how much she weighs and I'm here to talk you through the induction process.

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Denise, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 months ago

Since I don't think my responses are connecting with you, I've referred your question to customer service for assistance.

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