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He ate a stick of butter, he's nine years old and a garbage…

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He ate a stick...

He ate a stick of butter, he's nine years old and a garbage gut. He'll eat paper yarn anything.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. The Expert will know if the dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name?

Harley. Today I'm only worried about the butter. I'm just saying he had ate worse things.

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

He really hasn't had any health problems.

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: DocPaul, Veterinarian replied 4 months ago
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Good morning

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

Oh boy- tis the season isnt it? :(

Okay we need to watch for vomiting and diarrhea

Hopefully the worst we will see is acute gastritis but we have to be on the lookout for pancreatitis also

I would give him his regular breakfast this AM and add 2 tablespoons of canned pumpkin to it

I am trying to coat that butter and push it through

Water is fine

You should also give Zantac to settle the stomach- how much does he weigh?

Paul

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Dog Veterinarian: DocPaul, Veterinarian replied 4 months ago

Are you still there?

Paul

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
About 18 lbs. He's been ok so far. He like to eat paper. So butter my not be the first he has had this week. He hasn't had anything to eat. No diarrhea, I'll get him some pumpkin and rice this evening.
Dog Veterinarian: DocPaul, Veterinarian replied 4 months ago

Hi!

Okay great

You can give 1.0 mg/kg Zantac by mouth three times a day OR 10.0mg :)

And please update me tonight

And please dont forget to rate me- That is how I get paid

Paul

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Dog Veterinarian: DocPaul, Veterinarian replied 4 months ago

Good morning

How are we doing?

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Hi,

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

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