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Q. My dog is having a difficult delivery with her pups and its been going on for two days.. She's been in labo4 for two days.. We took her to the vet the

Answered By
DR. ANDREA M. BRODIE, DVM

A. Labor for two days is far too extended. In a case like this a cesarian section should have been performed already. By now there is a good chance the remaining puppies are dead and unfortunately they will start to decay inside their mother and possibly cause a sepsis. Your dog needs to have those removed, possibly be hospitalised, and on iv fluids and antibiotics.


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