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The dog broke into my plastic pill dispenser and ate 12 Bone

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The dog broke into my plastic pill dispenser and ate 12 Bone Maximizer pills sometime in the past 3 hours / also ate 6 of each of the following: fish oil vitamins, glucosamine and Complete EFA - she seems fine now
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The Veterinarian will know if the dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Effie - 60lb - 10
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Effie?
Customer: No- thank you
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Ellie replied 11 months ago.

I am sorry to hear about Elfie's dietary indiscretion. The most concerning thing that she ate are the bone maximizing pills but inorder to know for sure, I need to know that name of the active ingredient(s) in the pill or the mane of the medication. If you can give me this, I can look it up to see if this would potentially cause your dog a problem.

The EFA capsules, fish oil supplements, glucosamine and EFA are not likely to be an issue based on your dog's size.