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My dog (6 years old cavalier charles) has been sick four

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my dog (6 years old cavalier king charles) has been sick four times today. Apart from this she seems ok, perhaps a bit subdued, but not in pain or certainly nothing I can discern. I have felt all over her body and couldn't see any lumps or bumps. Should I get her to a vet or hope it will be ok tomorow.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. Some lumps are serious and some aren't. Let's see what the Veterinarian has to say. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Accccc;;
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Accccc?
Customer: Sorry computer playing up, her name is Daisy
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
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Customer: replied 12 days ago.
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Customer: replied 12 days ago.
How can you ring me when you don't have my number???
What does "send me the service offers so we can proceed" mean????

Happy Thanksgiving!

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

I have over thirty years’ experience in veterinary internal medicine, emergency care and ultrasound

I would be delighted to help you out today

If not done so already please

provide me your pet’s weight

I am authorized to talk by phone IF you would like to

It does cost more (14.00) but it allows me to provide a more detailed and accurate answer

If you want to text photos directly to me then request phone call

Otherwise attach photos to this link using the “add file” button and make sure to add text with them

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WE ARE NOT ALLOWED BY VETERINARY STATE BOARDS TO WRITE PRESCRIPTIONS

 

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Daisy is 8.6 kg.
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Was my question forwarded to you??
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Are you there???

Yes it was

I am hoping that this is just acute gastritis

Give Pepcid AC at 0.5 mg/pound 2X daily

Just put on tip of finger and place on back of tongue

Pedialyte to drink starting 2 hours after the first dose

No food till later tonight

Then cooked hamburger and rice

Watch for vomiting, not eating, blood in vomit

Update me ASAP if you see those

Otherwise update me tonight

I will revise the plan then

I will stay with you till this is all sorted out

Okay?
Paul

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
I think you must be in the States. It is Saturday evening here, I don't know what Pepcid AC is nor Pedialyte and sadly all the vets, bar emergency are closed. Should I get her to an emergency vet?

Yes I am

I think that we can wait till morning and then you can get the Pepcid (Famotodine_ OTC at the chemist

But if continues to vomit then take in to the ER

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Thank you.

It was my pleasure

I will be sending you a summary of this conversation and a request for update

Please take the time to let me know how things are progressing

You can rate me now -I will leave link open so no more costs

I will stay with you till this problem is resolved

Paul

 

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