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Lewes Vet Suspended After Death of Dogs

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LEWES, Del. - Dr. Jaine Weise, owner of Vet on the Go LLC, has been suspended for 60 days for alleged negligence that left two dogs dead.

According to documents from the Delaware Department of Professional Regulation, she allegedly engaged in "performance of an improper surgical procedure... unnecessary use of sedation... use of sedation reversal medication not approved for canines" and more. 

Morgan Lally of Magnolia was the owner of one of the dogs who passed away, Bo. She said Bo was brought to Dr. Weise on April 14th, 2014 to get neutered, but when he was picked up, something was wrong. She said when they called Dr. Weise, she suggested side effects of the anesthesia.

"He was laying down on the table just like convulsing like seizures and I mean you could tell that it wasn't the anesthesia," Lally said.

Bo died shortly after of cardiac arrest during emergency surgery.

On March 10th, Dr. Weise was suspended for 60 days. Also, back in September the state temporarily suspended Weise due to an addiction to ketamine, which is the anesthetic she was licensed to distribute.

WBOC went to the registered location of Weise's practice as well as her walk-in clinic in Lewes to get her response to the allegations, but no one was there. WBOC also called her and heard the following voicemail.

"Hello this is Dr. Weise of Vet on the Go, due to a family emergency I am out of town and unavailable, I apologize for the inconvenience and I again want to thank my clients for their continued patience."

"Nothing's gonna bring Bo back," Lally said. "I don't want her to be able to do that to another dog again, I think she needs to get some help first."

According to the Division of Regulation within the next 60 days disciplinary hearings will be held for Dr. Weise and then the board veterinary medicine can impose sanctions or completely revoke her license.

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