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    Should a dog take metacam with food or does it not matter. The pups want to eat now (as I just fed Rocky) but I prefer to give the metacam abit later (closer to bedtime).
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    with food - at least a snack
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    He should at least have a snack with it.

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    thanks
    Just gave it to her, she had supper 40 minutes ago but I gave her a big cookie with it to be safe
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    that's best practice - better safe then sorry
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    I always gave it Sammy with his a.m. food.



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    Metacam can upset the stomach..it does with sam, so the vet always said with food or with a snack.

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    When Abby had cancer we did it with a snack

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    I agree with the rest, with food!!

    Just curious... can i ask why your dog needs metacam? We gave this to, to our 14 year old pincher mix... but she got a sore throat of it

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    Yes with food. It can be hard on the gut. I used to put it on Erns evening meal.

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