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My dog been gagging and throwing up stuff. It can't stay

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My dog been gagging and throwing up white stuff. It can't stay still,he is constantly dragging his butt on the floor and the vet emptied his anal sacs today but he is still doing it worse then before he is a 1 year old shitzui any help?
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 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:
How long has this been going on?
Did his vet give or send him home with any anti-inflammatories to soothe the anal gland inflammation?
Can he keep water down?
Are his gums nice and pink (not white/pale)? Moist or sticky?
If you press on his belly, does he have any tensing, tenderness, discomfort, or pain?
Could he have eaten anything he should not have (ie bones, stones, socks, toys, plants, chemicals, human meds, etc)?
Any diarrhea?