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He is very sick after eating homeless person poop. Mix. Odie…

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He is very sick...

He is very sick after eating homeless person poop

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What sort of animal are we talking about?

***** ***** Mix

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. What is the jack's name and age?

Odie 2.5 years

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

He just licked a pile of human feces (homeless person) this morning.He was fine all day and then became unstable and disillusioned and hyper sensitive. His blood work came back fine - He was hydrated and given antibiotic at the vet. Now he is resting but really won't move much. he acted drugged out - very scary

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 6 months ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 6 months ago

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Please let me know if you still need help. May I have an update on Odie, please? It's reasonable to assume that the feces contained any number of drugs and alcohol which hopefully have been excreted from Odie by now.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
He is doing better today - he is eating and has not had diarrhea or any other symptoms
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 6 months ago

Thank goodness. He has eliminated whichever toxic compounds had been ingested. Thank you for taking the time to let me know.

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 6 months ago
Hi,

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

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