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He will not eat, jah 4 1/2 black lab mix, his liver enzimes

Customer Question

he will not eat
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: jah 4 1/2 black lab mix
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the dog?
Customer: his liver enzimes are very high
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
he is up to date on all his shots
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
some say its liver failure could eating a bat do that to his liver so quickly a couple days time
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
3 week time frame no signs of getting better even with meds antibiotics vitamin k
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 month ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today.

What medications besides antibiotics and Vitamin K is he on?

Any retching, gagging, lip licking, drooling, or vomiting?

Any change to his breathing or how much he drinks?

Are his gums pink or white/pale? Moist or sticky?

If you press on his belly, any tensing, tenderness, discomfort, or pain?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
he has all of the above signs
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 month ago.

Hello again,

He has breathing changes and white gums?

What other medications are they giving?