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Have a ruby red cavalier who seems to be constipated today.

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Have a King Charles...

Have a King Charles ruby red cavalier who seems to be constipated today. He was fine yesterday. He had been treated for diarrhea last week and 1/2 and put on a soft lo fat diet. We started introducing 1/2 canned with some hard food he used to eat

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. The Expert will know what to do. What is the dog's name and age?

Henry Higgins , 6 years old

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

He was just treated for loose stool with some GI inflammation with antibiotic, flagyl and I believe Cara fate?

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

Thank you for your question bout Henry. What is he doing today that makes you feel that he's constipated? Is he still eating and drinking well? When did his last stool happen and how did it look?

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