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Two year old Shitsu swallowed a half in pieces a small

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Two year old Shitsu swallowed a half in pieces a small basketball rubber ball. Eats good, play's well poop soft good normal amount what to do?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Jennifer Welsh replied 1 year ago.

Hello! I am Dr Welsh and I am happy to help with your questions today. I am sorry that your pup ate that! Let's see if we can get to the bottom of this. I have just a few additional questions for you so that I can make the best recommendation.

how long ago did he eat it?
otherwise eating and drinking ok?
acting normal?

how much of the rubber would you say he ate?

any current illness or meds?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
7:00 am ate it yes yes small pieces very small basketball. Inside ball taken out speaker part mediacation metronidazole one tab 250mg half x two with food
Expert:  Jennifer Welsh replied 1 year ago.

sorry I am not in a position that I can take a phone call right now. I can continue talking with you, and/or you can open it to other experts.

Expert:  Jennifer Welsh replied 1 year ago.

hang on i can accept it just wait a minute

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Cancel everything do not Bill me. I am calling a regular vet. Thanks anyway
Expert:  Jennifer Welsh replied 1 year ago.

i am going to opt out then and the moderator should be able to help you with this. good luck my friend.