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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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One of our small yorkies swallowed 75mg rimadyl. It was

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One of our small yorkies swallowed 75mg rimadyl. It was meant for our large dog
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The Expert will know if the Yorkie will be able to digest that. What is the Yorkie's name and age?
Customer: we have 2 -one female bella 6 & elvis 5
JA: What is the Yorkie's name?
Customer: Bella is 6 & Elvis is 5. we don't know who took it
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Bella?
Customer: no
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 3 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 many hours ago did this happen?

What is his weight?

How is he just now?