Skip to content
anemic dog
no1auntt posted:
my little maltese is 4 and has been dignosed with anemia due to parasites. his blood count was 4. the vet put him on doxycycline, a b12 shot and some tonic that starts with a v but can't think of the name of it and also gave him worm medicind how olong will it take him to get better? i donn't want to think of him not surviving also i am wondering why he didn't give him a steriod like it seems so many others do for anemic dogs


William Draper, DVM, better known as "Dr. Will," is a well-known small animal practitioner in the Atlanta, GA area. He grew up in Inglewood,...More

Helpful Tips

Helping Hospice Patients Keep Their PetsExpert
Pets are an extremely important part of our lives. And this is especially true when we are at the end of our days. What could be more ... More
Was this Helpful?
35 of 47 found this helpful

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Learn more about the AVMA

WebMD Special Sections