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What color gums is not a good. Think he ate crab shells.

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What color gums is...

What color gums is not a good

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is wrong with the dog?

Think he ate crab shells

Veterinarian's Assistant: The Expert will know if the dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?

Gepetto. 7 yrs

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Gepetto?

Kinda panting has wet nose

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My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 35+ years

Deep Red gums can indicate toxicity or gum disease.

White Gum or pale gums can indicate anemia

Blue around gums and lips can indicate lack of oxygenation.

Panting can indicate a temperature, overheated, pain, nausea or nervous.

Please hit reply for questions.

Joan

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