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Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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Hes been fine all day. Left house for a couple of

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Hes been fine all day. Left house for a couple of hours,husband came hone first and took him out. Said he had a small bowel movement. I can home shortly after that and he was not his usual jumping around self. Stomach taut. I palpated and he didn't yelp or anything. Hes a miniature schnauzer, 7 years old. Eats dry dog food. Hes just up under me right now.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Max
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Max?
Customer: No
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 month ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your wee one’s situation, and wanted to help.

Again I do apologize that my colleagues could not aid you sooner, but can you tell me:

Any gagging, retching, lip licking, drooling or vomiting?

Any change to his breathing?

Are his gums pink or pale/white? Moist or sticky?

Does he belly seem uncomfortable even if he is putting a brave face on when you press?

Could he have eaten something he should not have (ie bones, toys, plants, chemicals, etc)?

Has he had any diarrhea?