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Im not sure he's been throwing for 2 days now and he hasnt

eaten and his sister is...
Im not sure he's been throwing for 2 days now and he hasnt eaten and his sister is now sleeping more than normal and she eaten in 2 days they are 3 month ild chihuahuas
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The Veterinarian will know if the dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Ross and mini
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Ross?
Customer: Hes been drinking pedialyte and has the dry heaves but hes stillnit eating
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Dr. Peter
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Hello, again, my name is***** will do my best to help you today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.

1- Did they get into anything?

2- Any diarrhea?

3- How long since the last time he vomited?

4- Is he lethargic?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
1. Bathroom trash
2. No
3. 2 hours ago
4. No

Did they eat the paper?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
They get into everything more than likely

I am sorry that you are having this problem with your puppies. Please give me 5-10 minutes to type your answer.

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Friend, vomiting can be caused by many different medical conditions. It will be difficult for me to determine the exact underlying cause without a hands-on examination and some testing, I am sorry. But, in a puppy, common causes are dietary indiscretion, intestinal parasites, ingestion of a foreign body, infections, etc. to name a few causes. The fact that they have a history of getting in the trash we strongly need to consider the possibility of a foreign body in the intestinal tract. I am going to make some recommendations below, but, I am also going to strongly recommend a hands-on examination with your family veterinarian. If possible, I would have them checked today. In the meantime, this is what you can do:

1- Do not give things like Pepto Bismol or Imodium. Give them 1-2 teaspoon of honey, karo or pancake syrup directly into their mouth to avoid hypoglycemia (low blood sugar).

2- No food or water for 2-3 hours. Need to give their gastrointestinal tract time to rest.

3- After 2-3 hours offer a small amount of water. Wait half hour, if no vomiting, offer a small amount of rice (50%) and boiled boneless chicken or ground beef (50%) 4-6 times a day.

4- Follow up with your family veterinarian for a hands on examination.

My goal is to provide you with excellent service - I hope I've provided the information you were seeking, if you feel you have received anything less, please reply back as I am happy to address follow-up questions. Kindly rate me when you are done.

Dr. Peter

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Ok thanks

You're welcome. :)

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