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My dog has no appetite wants water but then throws it up, no

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My dog has no appetite wants water but then throws it up, no color in the vomit, he is very uncomfortable when Lying down, this dog will eat anything! Now turning his nose to treats, bagels (his favorite) looks sucked up, not bloated at all... Drooling and throwing up every time I give him water
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  DrMelJ replied 1 year ago.

Hi there. Thanks for the question. Im sorry to hear Diesel isn't feeling well. These clinical signs are very concerning. In such a large dog, the top 2 possibilities are ...

- GDV- gastric dilation and volvulus....and no they don't always look bloated

- a foreign body like a sock, bone, etc that is stuck in the GI tract

Both if these require emergency veterinary care. There us nothing you can do at home. Please go to an emergency vet as soon as possible. I hope this helps. Best of luck.

Expert:  DrMelJ replied 1 year ago.
Hi Deborah,
I'm just following up on our conversation about Diesel. How is everything going?
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