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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
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My 12 lb 8 month old chewed on a raid ant bait ( avermectin

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Hi jane, My 12 lb 8 month old chewed on a raid ant bait ( avermectin B1 ). She did not ingest the plastic portion. Not sure if she founsd it last night or this morning. ANY concerns?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

Ellie should remain unaffected. There isn't enough avermectin in these baits to intoxicate even the smallest dog. As with any inappropriate ingestion, transient GI distress in the form of inappetence, vomiting and/or diarrhea can arise but should abate unaided. Please respond with further questions or concerns if you wish.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Thank you so much!!!

Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

It's my pleasure. I can't set a follow-up in this venue so please return to our conversation - even after rating - with an update at your convenience. You can bookmark this page for ease of return.

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