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Our dog was playing in the hose and drank too much water I

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Our dog was playing in the hose and drank too much water I believe. She has been dry heaving this evening.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.
Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your wee one’s situation, and wanted to help.
Again I do apologize that my colleagues could not aid you sooner. If you would still like assistance, can you tell me:
Has she brought up anything with her heaving?
Does her stomach look very distended?
Are her gums nice and pink (not white/pale)? Moist or sticky?
If you press on her belly, does she have any tensing, tenderness, discomfort, or pain?
Could she have eaten anything else she should not have (ie bones, stones, socks, toys, plants, chemicals, human meds, etc)?