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Hi there,Few questions for you:1. How old is Nalani exactly?2. Has there been any diarrhea?3. How is Nalani's appetite?4. How long has this been going on?5. How does she seem to be feeling otherwise?6. What do you feed her?
Got it, thanks!There are many different possibilities:1. Ingestion of foreign material +/- partial intestinal obstruction2. Respiratory infection - what you are seeing may be a productive cough - mucus brought up from the lungs, causing a choking/vomiting sound, then it is spit out - all of this can look like vomiting3. Infectious intestinal disease - most serious is a parvo virus infection. This is very serious and typically affects young puppies. Vomiting and diarrhea are the most common signs but some dogs just vomit or just have diarrhea initially (http://www.veterinarypartner.com/Content.plx?P=A&C=&A=581&SourceID=)Since Nalani seems to be feeling well otherwise, I think it's probably safe to wait until tomorrow, but I would get her in to see your vet within next 1-2 days if the vomiting/coughing continues; if it stops, you could continue to monitor and take it day by day. I would not feed anything else tonight, but tomorrow morning, same food can be given. If problems, continue, especially if diarrhea develops, appetite decreases or any other issues come up, call your vet and make an appointment for evaluation (if diarrhea develops, take her in right away, don't wait).Hope this helps! Please let me know if you have any other questions.
I think that if she is eating well and is otherwise seemingly fine, it's safe to wait. When you see that appetite decreases, diarrhea develops, she becomes lethargic or if the vomiting continues through tomorrow, I would then take her in. If her symptoms continue, I would not wait longer than 1-2 days...
Hi again, just checking in to see how Nalani is doing! Hope all is well. Please be sure to rate my answer if you've found it helpful and let me know if any other questions came up.