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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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My chihuahua is drinking a lot of water and urinating a lot.

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My chihuahua is drinking a lot of water and urinating a lot.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Her name is Penny (PenPen) and she is approx 7 years. I found her the last weekend of April 2015. Her last blood work was aprox 6 weeks - 2 mo ago. Liver a little high (got into Choc at Easter) I started her back on Hepato today.
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Penny?
Customer: She eats prescription Diet WD. I do give her small bits of people food and she started trying to eat dog doh again this past week. I need an estimate, I'm on a fixed invome
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 10 months ago.

Hi, I'm Dr. Peter. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 10 months ago.

Welcome! Thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian and I will be assisting you today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.

Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 10 months ago.

1- Is it fair to say she is drinking more than usual? If so, how long has this been going on?

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