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5# Chi, about 1.5y/o female, licked up about a 3X6" area of

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5# ***** about 1.5y/o female, licked up about a 3X6" area of mineral oil on a table 2days ago. Appears to have vomited large amounts during the night but we have 4 other dogs...Was kind of retching for about 10mins this morning without vomiting. Refused food this morning, wimpering slightly at times (when we give her sympathy), sitting with her tummy tucked. Tummy is not hard or bloated. Resting more than normal but otherwise seems well, no fever. Wondering if I should go to ER clinic or if it can wait till tomorrow. Anything I can do OTC that might make her more comfortable? Concern for Pancreatitis?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 2 years ago.

Welcome and thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian. I am happy to answer your question today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.
There may be a slight delay between your follow ups and my replies as I type out a thorough reply for you.

1- Is she lethargic?

2- Can you take a look at her gums and see if they are pink or pale?