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My daughter dropped our 10 week old miniature doberman puppy

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My daughter dropped our 10 week old miniature doberman puppy on the cement outside about four feet while holding him. I heard a thud. He cried but returned to normal activity after some comforting. Later that day I noticed loud intestinal gurgling when I held him. Is that related to the fall? Or does he just have gas?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you 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. If you would still like assistance, can you tell me:

Have you noticed any breathing changes?

Are his gums pink or pale/white?

Did he continue to have a normal appetite after the fall?

Any diarrhea?