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Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is the matter with the dog?

I have a 10 year old Boston Terrier who has really upped her water consumption in the past month. Tonight, she drank so much that she threw up. She's also shivering.

Veterinarian's Assistant: Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did the dog eat anything unusual?

It was really just water coming back up, mixed with some mucus. I don't think she ate anything unusual, she's just been in our yard. I think it's the thirst that has me most concerned, as the vomiting has only happened once so far.

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

I don't think so. Excessive thirst, shivering, and some lethargy.

Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Hi.

Dr. Paul Brazzell

I am so sorry that you had to wait so long for an answer.

Are you still there? I would be happy to help you.

Increased thirst is a complex problem. Would you like to chat by phone?

Paul

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Hi. I had to go to sleep last night and now I have to go to work. I can talk today at 12:15 MST. My number is(###) ###-#### Thank you.
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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Ahh, I see now that a phone call is an additional $28. I appreciate your help, but this model doesn’t work for me. I need to ask for a refund and handle this locally. Thanks again for your time.
Dog Veterinarian: DocPaul, Veterinarian replied 5 months ago

No problem

Good luck! :)

Paul

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