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My 2 year old sheltie is gagging up sticky stuff. she was

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my 2 year old sheltie is gagging up white sticky stuff. she was outside out of sight at the neighbours ...and when she came home awhile later started gagging this white stuff looked like mashed potatoes
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 8 months ago.

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

How long has she had these signs?

Can she keep water down?

Are her gums pink or pale/white? Moist or sticky?

If you press on her belly, does she have any discomfort, tenderness, or tensing?

Could she have eaten something she should not have (ie bones, toys, plants, chemicals, etc)?

Has she had any diarrhea?