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Full size Yorkie that I need to try to get an appetite

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Full size Yorkie that...

Full size Yorkie that I need to try to get an appetite suppressant, she is always looking for food and always wants more. She needs to loose 2-4 lbs. Would like a natural suppressant hat will not make her hyper.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is the Yorkie's name and age?

Mia, she is abouy 8-9, I adopted her so not exact.

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the Yorkie's name?

Mia

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

No, except she is not spaded.

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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