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Our 12 year old dachshund has a back injury and is in crate…

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Our 12 year old...

Our 12 year old dachshund has a back injury and is in crate rest since saturday She is urinating fine bu

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

Please

Veterinarian's Assistant: Where does the dog seem to hurt?

Our dachshund is 12 and is on crate rest since injuring her back. She is urinating well but has not pooped since Friday. What can I do to help her go. She is eating well.

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. What is the dog's name?

FiFi

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

No, she is healthy otherwise.

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Dog Veterinarian: Drhollowayvet,
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Hello my name is***** but you can call me Dr. H, and I am a licensed veterinarian. I have been practicing for the past 6+ years and can offer my help with your pet concerns. Please give me one moment to type up my response and I will be right with you.

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Dog Veterinarian: Drhollowayvet,
 replied 25 days ago

Poor girl. I understand your pet Fifi has not gone poop since Friday. Is she trying to go potty or not even attempting to go?

Also what are the names of the medications she is on currently for her back issues?

- Dr. H

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Dog Veterinarian: Drhollowayvet,
 replied 23 days ago
Hi,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

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