Back from the ER

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Postby ellie@ny » February 2nd, 2009, 11:03 pm

I just got back from the ER...
When I came home today afternoon,Milo wasn't feeling well.When I let him out of his crate,he didn't jumped in my arms as usual,and was walking very slowly.
I took him outside and he had diaherria once.
Then I called my vet right away but they closed today by 5 PM.So I headed to another vet nearby me who was still open.
They checked him out,no fever,normal heartbeat,but pain in the stomach....
After x-rays were done,we saw there was something in there...
But they were about to close too,so I had to take the x-rays with me and go to the ER vet...
After waiting another half an hour,the doctor said she doesn't think he'll need surgery,but they have to keep him in for the night just incase.
The thing that's probably causing the trouble:raw hide from Sunday morning.
So we'll see tomorrow how's he doing,and go from there..I truly hope he doesn't need surgery,cause it's been already 870$...

Good thoughts needed for the Monkey boy Please! :neutral:
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Postby call2arms » February 2nd, 2009, 11:08 pm

Aw, I hope he does OK! Pass that rawhide, Milo!
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Postby Jenn » February 2nd, 2009, 11:30 pm

:goodthoughts: I'm so sorry, best of thoughts!!
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Postby katiek0417 » February 2nd, 2009, 11:39 pm

You have all my good thoughts from here in MD....Come on, Milo...you can do it!!!

(Seriously, though, I am hoping for the best)
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Postby madremissy » February 2nd, 2009, 11:41 pm

Good thoughts coming Milo's way. Come on Milo pass that rawhide out and quit worrying Mommy.
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Postby TheRedQueen » February 3rd, 2009, 12:01 am

Positive, healing thoughts headed his way...
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Postby Hoyden » February 3rd, 2009, 12:04 am

Prayers for Milo.
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Postby hugapitbull » February 3rd, 2009, 12:20 am

Good thoughts for Milo & Mom. Fingers and paws crossed at our house.
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Postby cheekymunkee » February 3rd, 2009, 1:07 am

Holy cow that is a lot of money! I hope he passes it & won't need surgery.
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Postby blabsforbullies » February 3rd, 2009, 8:22 am

:thumbsup: :heartbeat: Sending you and Milo our very best!!! :heartbeat: :thumbsup:
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Postby ellie@ny » February 3rd, 2009, 8:42 am

Thank you for all of your good vibes!!! :)
I called them today morning and they said he's feeling much better now,not dehydrated anymore,urinated-pooped,no vomiting or non stop diaherria which is the most important..
So they will give him breakfast and see if he can keep it down,and if everything goes well he can come home in the afternoon. :dance:
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Postby Mickle » February 3rd, 2009, 8:42 am

Sending Good thoughts your way!
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Postby pitbullmamaliz » February 3rd, 2009, 9:36 am

Lots of good thoughts heading Milo's way. Also sending lots of good thoughts to your wallet, in the hopes that it won't be depleted more. :wink:
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Postby Pit♥bull » February 3rd, 2009, 9:41 am

I feel that everything will be OK :) ....with the exception of the wallet :(
Sending plenty of good thoughts just in case they're needed.
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Postby TinaMartin » February 3rd, 2009, 9:45 am

I am glad they say he is looking better. Thoughts and prayers that he gets to come home.
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Postby Marinepits » February 3rd, 2009, 9:55 am

Hugs and prayers for you and the Monkey!
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Postby SisMorphine » February 3rd, 2009, 9:59 am

Good thoughts for you all! Get better Milo!!!
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Postby ArtGypsy » February 3rd, 2009, 10:35 am

GO-GO-GO-MILO---GO GO GO MILO!!!!!!


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Postby rockermom » February 3rd, 2009, 1:35 pm

This kind of stuff worries me too. And it sure is amazing the things they can poop out. Glad he pooped today. Feel better puppy.
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Postby airwalk » February 3rd, 2009, 1:37 pm

Hugs and butt scritches coming your way - come on Milo quit worrying Mom this way.
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