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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Dog
Satisfied Customers: 28936
Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
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JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is the matter with the dog?
Customer: DANGEROUS URL REMOVED/amphtml/news/the-fix/wp/2015/08/04/how-planned-parenthood-actually-uses-its-federal-funding/
JA: Where does the dog seem to hurt?
Customer: My dog is a 50lb standard poodle. He took 2 bites out of a salt dough craft. That was at 6p.m. est. He is eating fine and not vomiting. But he is drinking alot.
JA: Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did your standard poodle eat anything unusual?
Customer: 2 bites from a salt dough craft
JA: What is the standard poodle's name?
Customer: Angus
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Angus?
Customer: No. He has a sensitive stomach. But other than that he is healthy. 2 year old male
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 10 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 10 months ago.

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Please let me know if you still need help. Two bites of salt dough craft isn't enough to cause salt poisoning in a 50 lb dog. Angus may have become thirsty and drank more water than usual but he wasn't intoxicated. There's nothing else of concern in the ingredient list for salt dough.

Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 10 months ago.

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

Dr. Michael Salkin