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My black lab age 9 recently had a tumor between s toes and

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my black lab age 9 recently had a tumor between his toes and had surgery to remove it..he did fine through that but it has been about a month ago and now all of a sudden he is very lethargic , won't eat and gags like he is sick a couple times a day..is this from the surgery or what is wrong with him..the tumor was cancer
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 10 months ago.

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

Has he been sore with the surgical sign over this past month? Any lameness?

What type of tumor was it?

Is he drinking? Can he keep any 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, toys, plants, chemicals, human meds, etc)?