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It's very likely she swallowed a small stick. She'll lick on a small peice of chicken, but she won't bite it. If there is a peice of wood in her throat, how do we get it loose?
we tried all the vets in the area and their all closed. The closest animal hospital is hours away and we have no way to get there at the moment. She licked at some milk and couldn't keep it down...and there may have been a little pink mixed with the bile. Is there anything we can do on our own? The only thing we can come up with is to try to get a little vegetable oil in her throat to get whatever it is to slide out easier.
She can swallow, but can't breathe very well. It's something small enough to get stuck in her wind pipe. We have no way to pay for an emergency vet visit. The closest place to go is Spokane, WA and we can't afford to get there. All the local vets say on their answering machines is " If you have a medical emergency, take your pet to Spokane.
What are the chances this will dislodge itself if stuck in her wind pipe?