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My dog tore up but does not appear to have eaten much (if any)

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My dog tore up but does not appear to have eaten much (if any) of a Magic Eraser Pad. My dog is a 8 month old Westie and this happened about 15 minutes ago.
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Deb replied 6 months ago.
Hello, I'm Dr. Deb and will do my best to help you today. I'm sorry for this concern for Murphy but happy to reassure you that I wouldn't expect any adverse consequences from his exposure to this product.If he had ingested it, then I might worry about the risk of an obstruction if he ate enough of it but it doesn't sound as if he did.This product contains a relatively safe chemical that might cause some gastrointestinal irritation....but not much more than this. I might expect to see drooling or possibly vomiting within 15-30 minutes or possibly diarrhea in 12-24 hours but I wouldn't be surprised if you didn't see any signs at all. You might want to rinse out his mouth with cool water but he should be just fine. I hope this helps to provide peace of mind about him. Deb
Expert:  Dr. Deb replied 6 months ago.
Hello again,I'm just following up on Murphy. I'm assume he's doing just fine but wanted to double check. Deb

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