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Q. I got a puppy yest. Her last meal was this morning (wont eat) and her poop is watery throughout the day. Gave meds but she vomited. What should I do?

Answered By
CANDICE SEBOURN DVM

A. I would first take her to a veterinarian for a physical exam and stool evaluation. Puppies this young can have diarrhea and inappetance for a variety of reasons including: parvovirus, giardia, coccidia, or other intestinal parasites. If you can get her in right away, that would be best since puppies can become dehydrated quickly from the diarrhea.


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