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My two rescue pups go into an altercation. The lab mix 57…

My two rescue pups...

My two rescue pups go into an altercation. The lab mix 57 pounds has a decent size gash. I cleaned with soap and water , rinsed with peroxide .

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the dog?

Put neosporin on and bandage . My vet isn’t ooen

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the dog's name and age?

Open until the morning . Her name is ***** ***** months old .

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Harper?

No she is a healthy pup, she was spayed Two months ago , no other medical issues .

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11/14/2017
Dr B
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HI this is DRB and I would be happy to help you with this...let me review your question and I will help you...

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Ok, read your question. How can I help you?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I have Amox/K 875-125mg. Can i give her that ? Also is there anything for pain until the vet opens in the morning ?

Is there any active bleeding and where is the wound?

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do you have any rimadyl or tramadol?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Bleeding has stopped , the wound is on the back of her front leg . I put gauze on it and bandaged it .

ok, and you said weight is 57 pounds?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
57.8
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
She was just weighed when we picked up her bravecto pill .

You can give her 1/2 tablet of the amoxicillin 875-125 orally every 12 hours with food for 10 days.

Do you have any rimadyl or tramadol?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I don’t have either one .

do you have any plain aspirin?

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just aspirin.....

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
we do

325 mg?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
325 mg coated aspirin

You can give 1 tablet tonight with a full meal....and then do not repeat in am because your vet will probably want to use something else and let your vet know..

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Can I answer any other questions?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Great thank you , one last question is it best to keep the wound covered or uncovered for this evening .

I would keep it covered but make sure bandage is not too tight.....

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Thank you so much .

Let me know if you need additional help...DRB

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