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My dog chewed on a Boston Butt bone (cooked) and now has some

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My dog chewed on a Boston Butt bone (cooked) and now has some diarrhea and blood in her stool. What do I need to do at 11:00 at night?!?!
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  DVM Dave replied 6 years ago.

You can try OTC imodium or peptobismol to help with the diarrhea. Just give a dose relative to weight as recommend for an adult human. For example, a small chihuahua will probably get @ 1/8th the recommended adult human dose. You can also give pedialyte to help with hydration. If you see no improvement in 24 hours a trip to your vet is recommended. He may want to start her on antibiotics.

Hope that helps,

DVM Dave