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Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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My dog Naoko is really skinny. I can see her ribs, we feed

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My dog Naoko is really skinny. I can see her ribs, we feed her a lot and she drinks a lot of water. now her farts are getting stinkier.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. How old is Naoko?
Customer: 15 months.
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Naoko?
Customer: When we got her she had a hotspot and she was really skinny. I assumed it was from the Kennel but I think she has worms.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 5 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your wee one’s situation, and wanted to help.

Again I do apologize that my colleagues could not aid you sooner, but can you tell me:

How long has she been losing weight?

Any appetite loss or vomiting?

Any diarrhea?

Does she pass lots of dilute/watery urine?

When was she last wormed?