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Is she vomiting blood? And her stools are black and tarry?
How long has this been going on?
Is she on any medications?
yes going on for three months, no meds
yes she is vomiting blood through the sick, her stools are black and tarry, no meds
It sounds as if she may be experiencing gastric ulcers, which can occur as gastric acid builds up in the stomach due to the kidney failure.
There are meds to help that your vet can prescribe.
But if her kidney failure has progressed rapidly, it may not be very effective in providing a good quality of life for her.
What I would suggest is to have your vet at least examine her and recheck her kidney values.
sso at this time, ypu dont think my dogn eeds to be put down
They will then be better able to discuss options with you as far as treatment and what would be involved or if euthanasia is a more humane choice.
thanks i will take her tomorrow, regards helen
Goos luck with her in this difficult time.