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My dog is a 4 year old pit/lab mix he will not eat and he is

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my dog is a 4 year old pit/lab mix he will not eat and he is drinking a lot of water
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the pit's name?
Customer: jax
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Jax?
Customer: no
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 2 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today.

How long has he been showing signs?

Any retching, gagging, lip licking, drooling, or vomiting?

Did the increased thirst start before or with the appetite loss?

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

If you press on his belly, any tensing, tenderness, discomfort, or pain?

Could he have eaten anything harmful (ie bones, toys, plants, chemicals, human meds, etc)?