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Experience:  Relief Veterinarian at Aloha Animal Hospital
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My two Shi Poos each have all phos of 1700 and, Alk Phos

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My two Shi Poos each have all phos of 1700 and
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Alk Phos 1700 and 2300 for my 2 eleven year old Hi
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Alk Phos 1700?
Customer: 11year old Shi Poos. Pant at night, drink lots of water and bellies are swollen. Have then on Denamarin which helps panting but seem lathergic.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Drhollowayvet replied 10 months ago.

Hello this is Dr. Holloway but you can call me Dr. H, and I am a licensed veterinarian. I understand that your pets have elevated ALKP enzymes. Based on the enzyme elevation and clinical signs of increased drinking and swollen bellies, I would suspect an underlying Cushing's Disease (Hyperadrenocorticism).

- Dr. H

Expert:  Drhollowayvet replied 10 months ago.

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