How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask DrMelJ Your Own Question
DrMelJ
DrMelJ, Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 825
Experience:  graduate of the University of MN College of Vet Med
24095035
Type Your Dog Veterinary Question Here...
DrMelJ is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Woke up to find my lab licking at the air and licking the carpet.

Customer Question

Woke up to find my lab licking at the air and licking the carpet. Doesn't want to drink, has has gone outside to eat grass until he throws up. How do I get his stomach settled?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  DrMelJ replied 1 year ago.
Hi there. Thanks for the question. You could try give him some human Pepcid AC. He would get one 10 mg tablet if he around 50 lbs. or one and half tablets if he is closer to 75 lbs. feed only small meals, wetted down with water to get him some extra fluids. no treats today. If vomiting continues, then get him to a vet. I hope this helps. Best of luck.
Expert:  DrMelJ replied 1 year ago.
Hi,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

DrMelJ