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Christi Belew
Christi Belew, Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
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Experience:  Medical Director at Union Hill Animal Hospital
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Shes like 7 years old shes trowing up food o water looks

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Shes like 7 years old shes trowing up food o water looks like tick saliva o clear mocus she cuffs look like her trow its the problem butt i dont have no idea was wrong we my dog
JA: OK. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Savana shes a masriff neopolitan she was like 85 pounds now shes like 70 she its play
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Savana?
Customer: She got fliss and like 2 day lots i have to take her like couple shower and i give her the pill for fliss that was like 3 month a go
Submitted: 26 days ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Christi Belew replied 26 days ago.

Hello, my name is***** and I'm happy to help. Vomiting thick saliva can have multiple causes, including upset tummy (eating something she shouldn't, new food or treats, intestinal parasites). I would start with no food for 12 hours to rest the stomach, give over the counter famotidine (Pepcid) by mouth every 12 hours to reduce stomach acid. If the vomiting continues, then she needs to see a veterinarian for a thorough hands on physical exam. They may want to run a stool sample to check for intestinal parasites (tapeworms are common when they have had fleas).

If she has truly lost 15 pounds, she needs to see a veterinarian immediately.

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Expert:  Christi Belew replied 24 days ago.

Any update or questions I can answer?