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My dog ate about 10 girl scout thin mints is this harmful,

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my dog ate about 10 girl scout thin mints is this harmful for her
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The Veterinarian will know if your dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Mixed hound/? rescue dog and 1 year old
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Rescue dog?
Customer: she has a chip and under the care of Dr. Rao in boonton nj
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Gabby replied 1 year ago.

Hi this is Dr. Gabby. How much does she weigh? About how long ago did she eat the cookies? Is she having any symptoms now?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
50 lbs ate cookies about 1/2 hour ago no symptoms
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
can I just watch her
Expert:  Dr. Gabby replied 1 year ago.

Thank you, ***** ***** not a lot of chocolate in the thin mints but they are high in fat.

She may have some vomiting, diarrhea, or lack of appetite over the next 48 hours.

Or if she has a strong stomach she may not have any symptoms at all.

You can feed her and exercise her as usual.

Expert:  Dr. Gabby replied 1 year ago.

For an upset stomach you can give her one tablet of human Pepcid AC or Zantac every 12 hours as needed.

You can also give her 2 tablets or 2 tablespoons of pepto bismol every 6 hours as needed.

Feeding a bland diet of plain cooked chicken and rice can help too.

Does that help? Do you have any additional questions?