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My Yorkie has a bloated tummy but seems ok in mself?

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My Yorkie has a bloated tummy but seems ok in himself?
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HI. Welcome to Just Answer. My name is***** and I've been a veterinarian for 15 years. How long has Charlie had this bloated stomach? How long ago did he last eat? Is he breathing normally?

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