Dog

Get Your Dog Care Questions Answered by Experts

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Dog
This answer was rated:

Salkin, only ***, We have another rescue dog up for

for Dr. Michael Salkin, only...
for Dr. Michael Salkin, only ***Hello Michael,We have another rescue dog up for re-homing and aren't entirely sure about his breed. Billy is 5 to 6 months old and his weight is approx. 30lbs. His features are very slender, his head a bit bulky. We reckon he has Staffy in him but would you have any idea what cross he could be?Kind regardsManuela
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Dog Question
IMG_6161.JPGIMG_6161.JPGIMG_6164.JPGIMG_6164.JPGIMG_6172.JPGIMG_6172.JPGIMG_6202.JPGIMG_6202.JPGIMG_6229.JPGIMG_6229.JPGIMG_6237.JPGIMG_6237.JPGIMG_6256.JPGIMG_6256.JPGIMG_6294.JPGIMG_6294.JPGIMG_6332.JPGIMG_6332.JPG
Answered in 9 minutes by:
9/23/2017
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Dog
Satisfied Customers: 32,286
Experience: University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
Verified

You're speaking with Dr. Michael Salkin. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm currently typing up my reply. Please be patient. This may take a few minutes.

Ask Your Own Dog Question

Hi, Manuela. Give me a moment to take a look at the pics, please...

Ask Your Own Dog Question

Staffordshire X is a close as you're going to get with him, Manuela.

Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Dog
Satisfied Customers: 32,286
Experience: University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
Verified
Dr. Michael Salkin and 87 other Dog Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now

Thank you once again. You may receive an inappropriate follow-up from the site ostensibly sent by me. It wasn't and I apologize in advance should you receive it.

Ask Your Own Dog Question
Hi,

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

Dr. Michael Salkin
Ask Your Own Dog Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Dr. Michael Salkin Your Own Question
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Dog
Satisfied Customers: 32,286
32,286 Satisfied Customers
Experience: University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience

Dr. Michael Salkin is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

You are a light at the end of scary tunnel when $ are tight, but people need professional help to turn to for help with their dear pets!

LinhCharleston, WV

$1,000 spent at his vet, and I finally get the correct diagnosis from Nancy Holmes for $15

CarolCedar Hill, MO

I think this is the greatest web site in the world. Thanks to all!

JudyNew Haven, CT

I have referred several friends to your web site. I'm impressed with how easy it is to use your site, the Experts available and the quickness of answers.

NinaUSA

I am completely pleased with the quick response that I received in our time of need for our dog, Jasmine. I couldn't believe how quick the response was and I thank you. It's good to know you're there!!

Jasmine's MomUSA

Please let everyone involved with your site know that your Expert, Dr. Lucy, has saved my dog's life. I will recommend your site to all my pet loving friends. Thank you again for simply being there!

Sonya GEasley, SC

Last night my Expert spent close to 3 hours working with me on my dog's illness. Thank you so much for this opportunity to share in her care and knowledge!

Cathie MPompano Beach, FL

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Dog Veterinarian

3,033 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ

Joan

Joan

Vet Tech

5,320 satisfied customers

Vet Tech for over 35+ years working w/Dogs/Rescues

Candy

Candy

Veterinary Technician

7,973 satisfied customers

Practicing Veterinary Technician for 26 years.Former Veterinary Practice Owner, Technician Trainer

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Small Animal Veterinarian.

5,120 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

4,898 satisfied customers

UC Davis Graduate, Interests: Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Pain Management

Theresa

Theresa

A Voice for Your Pet

4,705 satisfied customers

19+ years experience in small animal medicine

Dr. Drew

Dr. Drew

Veterinarian

3,292 satisfied customers

Small Animal Medicine and Surgery

< Previous | Next >

Related Dog Questions
My dog has been lethargic, vomiting and seem to have a lump
My dog has been lethargic, vomiting and seem to have a lump on the left side of his stomach. He has also recently be crying out in pain but is still eating, drinking, and walking using the bathroom no… read more
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy
Veterinary Nurse
Associate Degree
9,500 satisfied customers
I got a 9 week old golden retriever puppy from some breeder
I got a 9 week old golden retriever puppy from some breeder who I think now is shady. But the puppy had diarrhea since I got him last week and we notice his heart beat was loud so we took him in. Foun… read more
Dr. Rachel
Dr. Rachel
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
167 satisfied customers
She ate some chocolate frosting from a piece of cake in the
She ate some chocolate frosting from a piece of cake in the amount of 2 tablespoons and has diarrhea should I do anything … read more
divealot1
divealot1
DVM
8 satisfied customers
I'm nervous. My dog is getting dental work tomorrow. She's
I'm nervous. My dog is getting dental work tomorrow. She's 9.5 years old and has occasionally had a very mild heart murmur heard; in fact, last time we got her teeth cleaned, we took her to a veterina… read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
1,747 satisfied customers
My laptop fell on her this morning and now she doesn't want
My laptop fell on her this morning and now she doesn't want to move, has dialated pupils, and is whimpering every once in a while from pain … read more
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy
Veterinary Nurse
Associate Degree
9,500 satisfied customers
She ate an entire loaf of bread two nights ago from the
She ate an entire loaf of bread two nights ago from the garbage. She threw up last night and then wanted outside every hour or so all night long. I think she is constipated. Then I told the husband to… read more
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy
Veterinary Nurse
Associate Degree
9,500 satisfied customers
I have a 2.5 year old shiba ing who for the last 2 weeks or
I have a 2.5 year old shiba ing who for the last 2 weeks or so isn't always curling his tail. He seems happy otherwise. I have over the last couple of weeks given him some chicken with his diet … read more
Dr. Deb
Dr. Deb
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
566 satisfied customers
She seems to in pain yipes with a light touch. She's a
She seems to b in pain yipes with a light touch JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is the dog's name and age? Customer: She's a Maltese 13 yrs JA: What is the dog's name? Customer: Zia JA: Is there a… read more
Dr Z
Dr Z
Small Animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,715 satisfied customers
I'm scared, I have a small male Bichon and he's acting
I'm scared, I have a small male Bichon and he's acting strange. Circling, won't make eye contact, will not drink water/eat food. He's acting "nervous", bobbing his head up and down. Dry nose with smal… read more
Dr. Rachel
Dr. Rachel
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
167 satisfied customers
My 62lb puppy just grabbed my husbands bottle from his.
My 62lb puppy just grabbed my husbands spit bottle from his … read more
Dr. Rachel
Dr. Rachel
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
167 satisfied customers
My 12 pound dog ate 1 coffee bean. Do I need to induce
My 12 pound dog ate 1 coffee bean. Do I need to induce vomiting? … read more
Dr. Deb
Dr. Deb
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
566 satisfied customers
My dog had a ruptured spleen and they did emergency surgery.
My dog had a ruptured spleen and they did emergency surgery. The predicted hemangioma sarcoma. He survived the surgery came home and did very well except had a nasty cough. The biopsy came back negati… read more
Dr. Alleyne
Dr. Alleyne
Veterinary associate
Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine
1,167 satisfied customers
My dog was diagnosed with diabetes last month. Also he had a
Hi, my dog was diagnosed with diabetes last month. Also he had a bout of pancreatitis for which he was hospitalized. Today his blood sugar started off very low, then he started eating grass obsessivel… read more
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy
Veterinary Nurse
Associate Degree
9,500 satisfied customers
My dog Emma weighs 64 lbs..she just ate approximately 20
My dog Emma weighs 64 lbs..she just ate approximately 20 Betty crocker brownies about 15 minutes ago. She is 7 yrs old. What should I do? … read more
Joan
Joan
Vet Tech
Private
5,320 satisfied customers
My Pyrenees Korbel had diarrhea with mucous in it. I gave
My Pyrenees Korbel had diarrhea with mucous in it. I gave him pumpkin with his wet food but he wouldn't eat it. Any idea what is causing it? … read more
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy
Veterinary Nurse
Associate Degree
9,500 satisfied customers
A few hours ago my puppy ate a small metal clip used to hook
A few hours ago my puppy ate a small metal clip used to hook things onto a back pack … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
3,455 satisfied customers
Dog is on liver meds and she's started panting hard last
dog is on liver meds and she's started panting hard last night and tonight. Giving her pain pills for severe hi[\p arthritis … read more
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy
Veterinary Nurse
Associate Degree
9,500 satisfied customers
He was walking in circles backwards all night last night! He
He was walking in circles backwards all night last night! He has seizures but I've never seen him do that before, I was up all night with him witch is also abnormal because he usually only has one sei… read more
Dr Z
Dr Z
Small Animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,715 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x