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Dog husky, she ate 150 1000mg collagen tablets for humans,

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JA: Hi there. What type of animal are we talking about?
Customer: Dog husky
JA: I'll do all I can to help. Can you tell me a little more about the Husky's situation? How long has this been a concern?
Customer: she ate(###) ###-####g collagen tablets for humans
JA: How much does the Husky weigh?
Customer: 36kg
JA: Has she thrown up since eating the tablets?
Customer: No she is normal Full of energy
JA: What's the Husky's name and age?
Customer: Skadi 5 years
JA: Is there anything else the Vet should know about Said?
Customer: She is perfect Healthy

Hello, this is Dr Linda, a UK based vet.

Typically, collagen supplements are very safe and should not cause harm when taken in excessive amounts.

However, if she has eaten 150 of them, I'd want to confirm this with the poisons helpline as I've never encountered a dog who has eaten so much.

I'd advise you call them to confirm no action is needed as I'm not aware of any other cases of such a severe overdose (and can find none in the literature). There are no toxicity studies so no 'safe dose' has been established.

This is the animal poison line:

01202 509000

01202 509000

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
Thank you very much

Not at all and please let me know if there is anything else.

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
Customer: replied 15 days ago.
Thank you

Absolutely and take care.

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