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My Bernese Mt. dog has been off s food week or so. He also

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My Bernese Mt. dog has been off his food for a week or so. He also asks to go out sometimes every hour and tries to have a bm. Sometimes he produces a several tablespoons sometimes nothing. He is also drinking more water than usual.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 10 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.

How old is he?

Any retching, gagging, lip licking, drooling, or vomiting?

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, toys, plants, chemicals, human meds, etc)?