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8 yr old Lab 104 #, low appetitie, weight loss, excessive…

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8 yr old Lab...

8 yr old Lab 104 #, low appetitie, weight loss, excessive thirst good energy level.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What sort of animal are we talking about?

Lab a dog.

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. It could be an infection. The Expert will know what to do. What is the dog's name?

Sam

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: DocPaul, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago
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Hi.

Dr. Paul Brazzell here.

Happy Thanksgiving!

The clinical signs are suggestive of diabetes but we could also be dealing with a kidney infection.

Other things to consider would be high calcium, kidney or liver disease, Cushing's disease etc etc

Is Sam a boy or girl?

Paul

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