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One of my little dogs ate a small packet of salt. Will it

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One of my little dogs ate a small packet of salt. Will it hurt her??
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Altman replied 1 year ago.

Welcome to Justanswer! I am Dr. Altman and happy to assist you both tonight!

Luckily salt in small amounts will induce vomiting and nothing else. I would withhold any treats tonight and water only in moderation (small amounts) but if she is continuing to vomit please remove the water as well tonight

Tomorrow small frequent bland meals of white rice and lean boiled meat such as chicken but I suspect she will be back to normal by morning :)

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Expert:  Dr. Altman replied 1 year ago.

I am glad to see you were able to view my responses earlier, how are your girls doing tonight? Did the vomiting subside? I would love an update when you are able...

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