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My dog ate the fly trap stuff that is not poisonous ...

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My dog ate the fly trap stuff that is not poisonous and no pesticides, but full of pheremones. He is having a skin reaction somewhat like hives. How can I help him, or is it off to the er?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Joan replied 7 years ago.

Hello,

Are you speaking about the bag for flies that all you do is add water?

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Expert:  Joan replied 7 years ago.

Hello,

You can try giving some Benedryl at a dosage of 1cc/1mg per pound of body weight every 8-12 hours. This should stop the allergic reation that your baby is experiencing. You can also give a bath with some regular blue Dawn Dish Soap to remove any residue on the body. Also try some toast to help absorb any of the liquid ingested. Joan Jav917

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Reply to Jav917's Post: Yes, that is correct. He broke out in hives and after a few minutes in asking for your help, I went to the er. They gave him a better dose of benedryl and he is ok now. Thank you for your response.

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