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She was attacked by a dog and had a large lump under her neck seems to be in shock and making snoring noises breathing in and out

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Some lumps are serious and some aren't. Let's see what the Veterinarian has to say. What is the dog's name and age?

Millie is 8

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

She had three puncture wounds and the lump under her neck is the size of a golf ball and soft

Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Gabby, Dog Veterinarian replied 5 months ago

A​re you trying to diagnose and treat this at home? If she is in shock and making snoring noises she really needs to see the emergency vet or the regular vet if they are open. The vet can check to make sure her trachea (wind pipe) is not injured. She can be treated for shock with iv fluids and medications. Antibiotic can be prescribed to help with infection or to fight infection. Pain medication can be prescribed.

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