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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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My puppy has been in the hospital days now. He is 17

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My puppy has been in the hospital for 4 days now. He is 17 weeks and 7 days old. He is a shepherd mix. He has parvo. They gave him a blood plasma transfusion tonight and I'm wondering what his chances of survival are. He's had basically watery diarreah and has been vomittinng. And very depressed. What are my puppy's chances of survival?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 year ago.
Hi JACusomter, thanks of your question. How is treatment going thus far? Are you seeing improvements in the vomiting/diarrhea symptoms?What treatments have they been doing? IV fluid therapy? injectable antibiotics? Anti-emetics? Do you know what's being used? Did he have any other problems, such as intestinal parasites?