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He is constipated., a beagle 10 years old. We had his Anale…

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He is constipated. Veterinarian's...

He is constipated.

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

Cooper, a beagle 10 years old.

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

We had his Anale gland expresses yesterday. He is also not eating.

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Peter, Veterinarian replied 4 months ago

1- Is he trying to defecate?

2- How much does he weigh?

3- How long has this been going on?

4- How long has it been since he last bowel movement?

5- Any pre existing medical conditions?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
1.yes he is humped over.2
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
He weighs 47 lbs
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
He takes Prozac and allergy pills.
He hasn’t eaten for two days and we think the constipation has lasted about the same amount of time.
No pre existing conditions.
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Peter, Veterinarian replied 4 months ago

1- So basically he is walking with his back arched, correct? If so, is he always like this or just when he is trying to defecate?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Peter, Veterinarian replied 4 months ago

I am sorry, can you clarify; Yes to which answer: So basically he is walking with his back arched, correct? If so, is he always like this or just when he is trying to defecate?

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