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My dog woke up dry heaving. Took him out and offered water

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My dog woke up dry heaving. Took him out for potty and offered water He is testing quietly now
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 6 months ago.
Welcome! Thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian and I will be assisting you today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice. 1- Did he vomit? 2- Any other symptoms? 3- Is he like gagging/coughing? 4- Any pre existing medical conditions? 5- Did he get into anything?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Gagging/heaving
No pre existing medical conditions
Did not get into anything
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
He is resting Several days not eating much, yesterday ate meals fine
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
He is curled up as if cold. I put a cover on him
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Any suggestions
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Waiting
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Waiting for a written response
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 6 months ago.
I am sorry for the delay in response I had some technical problems at this end. 1- Is he lethargic? 2- Is he eating and drinking? 3- Can you take a look at his gums and see if they are pink or pale? 4- Can you take his rectal temperature?

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