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My dog has recently quit eating do I started him on a soft

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my dog has recently quit eating do I started him on a soft diet but now he is drinking alot of water and peeing alot. not throwing up but when it comes time to poop she sacts constipated but only poops out a little iny bit soft very soft
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did your dog eat anything unusual?
Customer: mo .. but not too long ago after a rain she was drinking the water running down the street. she is very lergathic.. sorry for the spelling
JA: What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Miss Duckie and I got her as a rescue . she is around 6 years old
JA: What is the dog's name?
Customer: Miss Duckie
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about your dog?
Customer: this is very unusal for her.Itake her out for a walk 4 times a day and she loves to walk the last few days she just walks a few steps and sits down
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Has Duckie had any diagnostics since she stopped eating well and drinking more?

When did these symptoms begin?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I took her to the vet and they said her blood work show a slight elevated white cell count so they put her an antibiotic
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Do you need additional assistance at this time? Has she begun eating well again?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
The vet is keeping her for now thank you for all your help.
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Let me know if you need additional help. Best of luck!