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We left a ant posion bottleoutside and our dog into it. what

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we left a ant posion bottleoutside and our dog into it. what can we do?
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Did you see what the ant ate?
Customer: we left a spray bottle of ant poison outside and the dog into it.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about the ant?
Customer: He drooling from the mounth.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Kara replied 8 months ago.

Hello, I'm Dr. Kara. I have over 20 years of experience as a veterinarian and I'd like to help. Please give me a moment to review your concerns.

Expert:  Dr. Kara replied 8 months ago.

If this just occurred then the best place to start is to flush his mouth with cool water repeatedly.

It may be the taste/smell more than anything that is causing his reaction.

  1. How long ago did this occur?
  2. What are the active ingredients in the poison?
  3. How much do you believe he ingested?
  4. Is he currently being treated for flea prevention? If so what is the product and and its active ingredients?
  5. Any chronic health issues?
  6. How old is your pup?
  7. How much does he weigh?