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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 44 years of experience
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My dogs was spayed today and she is throwing up any water

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My dogs was spayed today and she is throwing up any water that she drinks,otherwise she is walking around and pretty normal except a bit uncomfortable,,is this normal? Should I hold water till tomorrow?
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 5 months ago.

Post-general anesthesia nausea is all too common. Please fast her until tomorrow but replace her water with ice cubes to lick. She won't be able to drink too much at one time and the cold will settle her stomach. Please respond with further questions or concerns if you wish.