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My lab ive had since a puppy is hacking up alot of blood what

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my lab ive had since a puppy is hacking up alot of blood what should i do? tried calling all vets around no one will answer
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.
Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.
Is he coughing or vomiting blood?
How much (a spoonful, more, less)?
How long has he been showing signs?
Can he keep water down?
Are his gums nice and pink (not white/pale)? Moist or sticky?
If you press on his belly, does he have any tensing, tenderness, discomfort, or pain?
Could he have eaten anything he should not have (ie bones, stones, socks, toys, plants, chemicals, human meds, etc)?

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