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This is Dr. KV. I'm here to help with Layla. Can you tell me a bit more....how large was the block in ounces? Is she vomiting or acting sick? When did she eat the cheese?
Ok, thank you for the additional information. Cheese contains a fair amount of fat, so if enough is ingested, some dogs can have upset stomach issues such as vomiting or diarrhea. In some cases, if a dog is sensitive, a large amount of cheese can trigger a case of pancreatitis which can make them feel very sick (painful belly, nausea, fever, etc).
Does she have food allergies?
Yes, go ahead and offer her normal dinner. The cheese may trigger a case of diarrhea as she has a history of sensitivities. You can add some cooked white rice and warm water with her food tonight to help minimize any upset.
It depends...she is not exhibiting any symptoms now, so they may suggest inducing emesis (having her vomit up the cheese to avoid any issues such as pancreatitits). Some dogs her size can eat this amount of cheese with no symptoms, so it depends on your level of concern. When in doubt, a visit to the vet can be worth the peace of mind.
The vet has a medication called apomorphine that can get a dog to vomit rapidly via IV injection.
I would not advise that, it usually causes more harm than good.