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My dog ate one mini Reese's Peanut Butter Cup with the foil

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My dog ate one mini Reese's Peanut Butter Cup with the foil on it
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The Veterinarian will know if your dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Brody, he is 2 yrs old
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Brody?
Customer: He is a Shih Tzu
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Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Gabby replied 8 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr. Gabby. That is not enough chocolate or foil to cause concern. If he ate 10 or more then we may have a problem.

So You do not have to do anything.

If he has a sensitive stomach you may see some vomiting or diarrhea over the next 48 hours.

If that happens feed him a bland diet of plain cooked chicken and rice.

You can also give him 1/4 of a 10 mg Pepcid AC tablet, per each 15 pounds of dog, every 12 hours as needed. Pepcid AC is a human over the counter stomach acid reducer.

If he does not have any signs of an upset stomach then you do not need to do anything.

Does that help? Do you have any additional questions?