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Dog won't drink water after surgery. My 1 year old dog was

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dog won't drink water after surgery. My 1 year old dog was spayed on 5/21/16 and the day after surgery she drank a lot of water but now she barely drinks any. I have to give her water through a syringe. Will she be ok?
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. John replied 5 months ago.
Hello. Thanks for writing in. My name is***** and I would be happy to help you.Is she eating? If so, what does her diet consist of?How is her energy level?What color are her gums?Any vomiting or diarrhea?If you press into her abdomen from both sides, is she painful or uncomfortable?

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