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Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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12 yo dachshund female. Neck spasms especially when cold.

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12 yo dachshund female. Neck spasms especially when cold. Vet has prescribed Previcox, Tramadol 50 mg, Methocarbamol 500 mg ( and
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the dachshund?
Customer: 12 yo dachshund female. Neck spasms especially when cold. Vet has prescribed Previcox (1/2 tablet x1/day, Tramadol 50 mg, Methocarbamol 500 mg (1/2 tablet each twice a day) all with food. Appetite is still good and as long as she is warm and meds are active she is spunky and happy.
JA: What is the dachshund's name and age?
Customer: Sami - age 12 - vet has also given one laser treatment and would like to schedule several more. Upon examination, she does not believe it is disc problem, she has good mobility in the neck and shoulders.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Sami?
Customer: Surgery not an option because of cost.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Dog
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
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Expert:  Ann M. replied 7 months ago.

Hi there and thank you for your question. My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed, internship-trained veterinarian with 11 years experience in general medicine and emergency and critical care medicine and I would be happy to assist you. Please be patient as there may be slight delays in responses as I research your pet's issue.

What would you like to know about your pet? I saw what the problem is and what she is being treated with. What is your question for me?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
When will I get an answer to the question that I asked and paid for on 2 January? I got no email answer and asked for a phone call and got nothing.