An emergency is a situation that absolutely cannot wait until regular office hours.
For after hour emergency vet care, please call the Green Bay Animal Emergency Center at 920-494-9400.
Did you know that there are some over the counter medications that are safe to use on your pet at home?
To use for vomiting, diarrhea, constipation or straining.
For Dogs: Give 1 tablespoon by mouth for every 25# of body weight. Can give up to every 8 hours.
For Cats: Can give 1/2 teaspoon by mouth up to every 8 hours.
* 1 tablespoon is equal to 1 caplet *
To use for allergic reactions.
For Dogs over 15#: Can give 25mg by mouth up to every 6 hours.
For Dogs under 15#: Can give 12.5mg by mouth up to every 6 hours.
For Cats: Can give 12.5mg by mouth up to every 8 hours.
Milk of Magnesia
To use for constipation and straining.
For Dogs & Cats: Give 1/2 teaspoon by mouth for every 10# of body weight. Can give twice daily.
It is safe to round up on doses.
*If your pet shows no improvement after 24 hours of treating with these over the counter options, please contact us to make an appointment.*