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My chihuahua is acting...

My chihuahua is acting strangely. She keeps pacing from one area to another. She crawls up on a blanket, scratches around and jumps back down and goes to another couch and does the same thing.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Using the wrong medication for fleas can be dangerous. You should definitely talk to the Veterinarian. What is the dog's name and age?

Her name is ***** ***** she is a year old.

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

She is squinting her eyes and shakes when she is resting on my lap.

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

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Please let me know if you still need help. May I have an update on Ruby, please?

She's acting as if she's experiencing intractable pain or, instead, as if she had ingested a prescription or recreational drug, metaldehyde-containing snail bait, or bromethalin-containing rodenticide.

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 11 months ago
Hi,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

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