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Dog may have swallowed a AAA battery. Called my vet after house

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

Charlie. Not sure of age. Adopted 5 years ago

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Charlie?

Has extreme allergies, on prednosone and benedryl

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Peter, Veterinarian replied 11 months ago

1- Did he chew the battery or swallowed it whole?

2- How much does he weigh?

3- How long has it been since he swallowed the battery?

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