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We have a 6 month old beagle puppy. He has always been very healthy, gaining weight. He was a rescue along with his other siblings at 8 weeks. We had a date to have him neuter and vet recommended blood work. That bloodwork showed an very high liver enzyme. They did a liver function and it came back bad. They did an ultra sound and said everything was healthy. Liver looked small and course. He has been on a liver booster and 2 antibiotics. Just got blood work back after three weeks. enzyme came down only a slight bit but calcium increased. Should we change diet treats???

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

Nova

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

He is active and appears healthy. Has had all shots. He does seem to be erect A lot!! LOL not sure if that can be related. Also any time we take him for a walk he cries. He doesn't stop and pee on walks either. He cries and holds it (most of the time) until we get home.

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 3 months ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 3 months ago

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Can you upload a copy of both the preliminary and latest test results to our conversation? I understand that you might not have a copy at home but Nova's vet can give you one which you can scan into your computer and then give me the file link or you can photograph the pages and upload them by using the paperclip icon (if you can see that icon) or by using an external app such as dropbox.com/

I not only review the test results but also note which tests should have been performed but weren't.

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