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My 9 yr old rat tewrrier ate rib bones he has a bowel

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my 9 yr old rat tewrrier ate rib bones he has a bowel obstrudtion
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The Veterinarian will know if the dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name?
Customer: he tries to expell but cant
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the dog?
Customer: patch what can i do he bled some
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 2 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- How long has it been since he ate the bone?

2- Any vomiting?

3- Is he lethargic?