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Ingested (it was auto corrected) the dog chewed on top of

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ingested (it was auto corrected) the dog chewed on top of sample vile ( usually given out in department stores 1.7 oz) and perfume was released when he chewed, approx a quarter of the size of vile. He is 13 lbs and is acting fine I just gave a few crackers washed. Ouch out just not sure if polio ours and should induce vomiting please advise asap
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Altman replied 2 months ago.

Welcome to Justanswer! I am Dr. Altman and happy to assist you both today!

Just to confirm, he didn't ingest any of the vial itself just the contents? If he didn't ingest the vial (which is a foreign body concern) and only the contents then likely he will be at risk of an upset stomach but he should be just fine

As a precaution I would give him a meal of white rice and lean boiled meat with water mixed in to dilute the contents and monitor for vomiting, diarrhea, reduced appetite for 12-24 hours but if you pass this point there should be no issues

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Expert:  Dr. Altman replied 2 months ago.

I am glad to see you were able to view my responses earlier, how is Tobi doing? Were there any issues with the ingestion? I would love an update when you are able

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