How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask NancyH Your Own Question
NancyH, Dog Expert:Rescue, Train,Breed,Care
Category: Dog
Satisfied Customers: 31958
Experience:  30+ yrs dog home vet care & nursing, rescue, behavior&training, responsible show breeding, genetics
Type Your Dog Question Here...
NancyH is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

rottweiler: Age : 7 ; Male ; Breed

Customer Question

No Comment Added

Optional Information:
Age: 7; Male; Breed: rott weiler

Already Tried:

Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  NancyH replied 10 years ago.
It depends on how much bleach was in the water. We regularly use chlorine in city water but its only a problem if the amount goes too high.
And also how long it had been mixed up as once diluted, bleach breaks down quickly - mainly into salt and water.
His throat may be sore if it was really strong but other than that keep an eye on him for increased water consumption or not eating as either might indicate a problem with liver or kidneys.
Household bleaches (3 to 6% sodium hypochlorite) can cause esophageal irritation, but rarely serious injury such as perforation.
If his throat is sore he may need soft foods.
Hope this helps you!

Related Dog Questions