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Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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She has charcoal looking stool.... very dry and dark black,

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she has charcoal looking stool.... very dry and dark black
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What sort of animal are we talking about?
Customer: she was attacked by another dog yesterday and has some puncture wounds that I cleaned and treated and other than being sore and tired from yesterday she seems fime
JA: OK. This sounds like it might be serious. I'll let the Veterinarian know what's going on ASAP. Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about the dog?
Customer: 6 1/2 year old American Pit Bull
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Veterinarian about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 year ago.

Hi, JACustomer. Thanks for your question.

Do you have a picture of her stool?

Are they hard?

What is she consuming as a normal diet? Any human food?

Is she on any meds now? Has she received any in the last few days?

Still eating and drinking well?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I can get a picture.... yes they are hard... normal diet no people food.... no med at all.... eating and drinking as normal.
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 year ago.

Along with the picture, can you please provide the name brand of the food you're feeding?

I'll be standing by.