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My boyfriend has a 9 year old Bernese mountain dog who has p

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My boyfriend has a 9 year old Bernese mountain dog who has hip issues and is unable to deficate. He ate dog food with turkey around 2:30pm. He tried to throw up over an hour ago but nothing came out. Do you think he has a twisted stomach?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 11 months 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:

Is he bloated?

Are his gums pink or pale/white?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Thank you for your help. Our dog, Mr. Wilson passed this morning peacefully.
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 11 months ago.

I am so sorry he has.

Since we weren't able to aid you, I will send your question back to customer service.

Please take care,

Dr. B