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My pup is almost 2 years old. Yesterday she started trying

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My pup is almost 2 years old. Yesterday she started trying to throw up but couldn't and has been eating grass
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did your pup eat anything unusual?
Customer: Today she threw up4 times so far, and has pooped 3 times (when she normally only poops once)
JA: What is the pup's name?
Customer: Pooka
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Pooka?
Customer: she is only 4lbs but has been generally healthy
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Lisa replied 1 year ago.

Hello! My name is ***** ***** it will be my pleasure to help you with your dog today.

Expert:  Lisa replied 1 year ago.

Has Pooka had any new foods, treats or people food?

Is she spayed?

Does she ever eat non-food items?

Is her belly hard to the touch or soft?

What kind of dog is she?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
She did have some new foods cause we were traveling, which we do a lot.She is spayedHer belly feels hardShe is a Mi KiShe seemed better yesterday but she is lathargic again today and shaking and heaving. She isn't eating grass like she was on Monday and Sunday though.
Expert:  Lisa replied 1 year ago.

Is she vomiting immediately after eating/drinking?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No. Mainly she is very lethargic and randomly she heaves. she hasn't thrown up since monday but shes heaved almost every 5 hours
Expert:  Lisa replied 1 year ago.

So she hasn't been vomiting since Monday now?
Is she eating and drinking normally again?