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I have a shihtzu male 7 yes old. He is very well cared for and I monitor his food. He has started having diarrhea and it is slimy, it seems to be getting firmer and part was normal and half was incased in slim what could be going on he is up on all shots.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?

Beau and 7

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

Not that I know of he is very well cared for.

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

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

I am not too worried- this is just acute enterits +/- colitis

We can sort this out for you without a visit to your veterinarian

Lets stop food for today

Then start with cooked hamburger and rice tomorrow AM

Add one tablespoon of canned pumpkin to each meal

Give Imodium at 0.1 mg/kg by mouth three times a day

Update me tongiht

Okay?

Paul

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