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I have a Maltipoo rescue. She has “tear stains”. I have been reading about a variety of products but would not want to buy anything that would be harmful. I am most interested in powders that are sprinkled on food. What do you recommend?

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

Maggie Mae 10 years.

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

She has been seen by our vet and given a seal of approval. I forgot to ask her about this.

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Dog Veterinarian: Joan, Vet Tech replied 3 months ago
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My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 35+ years. Tear stains are usually treated with an Antibiotic. The one most commonly used is Tylan and is water soluable powder. It can be very effective since this is not a common Antibiotic that is used to treat other illnesses and there is usually no resitence to it and that makes it work well. You may have to get a prescription from your Vet. It was sold over the counter, but recently went onto prescription.

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Dog Veterinarian: Joan, Vet Tech replied 3 months ago
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I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

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