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It seems my dog has ate almost a half of dog toy(made from

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Hi,it seems my dog has ate almost a half of dog toy(made from rubber stuff) and does not look healthy.Please give me advise.Thank you.
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.

Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.

How long ago did she eat the toy?

What doesn't look healthy? What signs are you seeing?

Any retching, gagging, lip licking or vomiting?

Can she keep water down?

Are her gums pink or pale/white? Moist or sticky?

If you press on her belly, does she have any discomfort, tenderness, or tensing?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
She ate a toy last night.
She is not getting up.She kept water down but does not move around.She just sleeps.she screemed when I touched her stomach this morning but now she is totally still.Her gums are pink.
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.

Oh dear,

I am very sorry to hear that Roxie has screamed when you palpated her belly. With that very serious sign, we'd be very worried of blockage and even damage to the intestines. Therefore, this is truly an emergency situation and she needs to be seen urgently. Her vet can start strong injectable pain relief right away and xray to see where the toy is and whether it needs to be removed to help her.

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Please take care,

Dr. B.


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