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My dog started acting out of the ordinary today he woke up

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My dog started acting out of the ordinary today he woke up earlier than usual this morning and was sitting as if he wanted to throw up. He drank water ate three pieces of kibble and the started to shiver as if he had an upset tummy. He ended up falling asleep a little while later. He slept good peed but has not pooped since last night around 8. He went for a few walks after waking up this afternoon, we played in the backyard etc. so he ate finally around 6:30, and is sleep but has aweful has! He really isn't a gassy dog but now he is having bad gas and no poop. Help! He's a 4 yr old American hairless terrier.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I meant aweful gas*
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
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Expert:  Dr. B. replied 5 months ago.
Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today. Are you seeing any retching, gagging, lip licking or vomiting?Can he keep water down?Are his gums pink or pale/white? Moist or sticky?If you press on his belly, does he have any discomfort, tenderness, or tensing?Could he have eaten something he should not have (ie bones, toys, plants, chemicals, etc)?Has he had any diarrhea?