Dog Veterinary

Ask a Dog Vet and Get Answers to Your Dog Health Questions

Ask a Dog Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Dog Veterinary

My dog is throwing up with some foam and not eating very…

Customer Question
My dog is throwing...

My dog is throwing up with some white foam and not eating very much for the past 2 days.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did your dog eat anything unusual?

Not that I know of.

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. The Expert will know what to do. What is the dog's name?

Coco

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Coco?

It's been hot the last few days.

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Answered in 1 minute by:
8/3/2017
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian replied 6 months ago
Dr. John
Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 5,795
Experience: Over 14 years of clinical veterinary experience
Verified

Hello. Thanks for writing in. My name is***** and I would be happy to help you. I am not set up to do phone calls but would be happy to answer any questions you do have online. IF YOU GET REQUEST FOR A PHONE CALL, IT IS FROM THE WEBSITE AND NOT MYSELF. JUST IGNORE IT. In order to give an informative and concise answer, it may take a few minutes before I respond back to you, so don't be alarmed if you don't hear back immediately. If you have not responded back in 10 minutes, it may be a longer before I can get back to you. I do have a couple more questions, though, to see if I can better assess your situation.

How is her activity level?

About how much is her appetite down?

Any diarrhea?

Is she having coughing fits before this?

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
She is slow moving around, not wanting to play or anything else. She eats maybe a cup of dry food a day. I gave her a half a can of wet food last night, she kept most of it down. Haven't seen and diarrhea. Not coughing, just throws up.
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian replied 6 months ago

Thanks. As mentioned previously, I am not able to make phone calls. I can opt out to see if another veterinarian is online that can, or we can continue the conversation online.

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Do not call me my husband is taking her to our vet right now.
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian replied 6 months ago

That sounds like a good idea. Let me know if you have further concerns.

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Dr. John Your Own Question
Dr. John
Dr. John
Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 5,795
5,795 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Over 14 years of clinical veterinary experience

Dr. John is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Debbie

Dr. Debbie

Dog Veterinarian

902 satisfied customers

Companion animal veterinarian practicing for over 10 years.

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

16,113 satisfied customers

UC Davis graduate, emphasis in dermatology, internal medicine, pain management

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dog Veterinarian

10,059 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Dog Veterinarian

10,021 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

9,615 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet medicine and surgery.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

9,303 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Rebecca

Rebecca

Dog Veterinarian

7,991 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

< Previous | Next >

Related Dog Veterinary Questions
Last night she stopped playing and eating and neither are
last night she stopped playing and eating and neither are normal for her. she is a three year old schnauzer and very active. im afraid for her. im trying not to panic but im concerned. … read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
1,687 satisfied customers
My dog has been eating on a dead armadillo. My kids play
My dog has been eating on a dead armadillo. My kids play with my dog on a daily basis. Should I be concerned about the risk of leprosy to my dog? If so, can the dog infect my kids? … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
3 satisfied customers
She was playing with a ball outside and twisted her ankle.
She was playing with a ball outside and twisted her ankle … read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,408 satisfied customers
My dog won't eat, play or drink, he just sleeps all the time
Hi Nancy, my dog won't eat, play or drink, he just sleeps all the time which is not like him … read more
Jane Lefler
Jane Lefler
Dog Behaviorist/Trainer/Breeder/Health
3.75 GPA 36cr. Multiple Tech traini
0 satisfied customers
She was playing with a pecan in shell and now it's gone. I'm
She was playing with a pecan in shell and now it's gone. I'm afraid she swallowed it. She is a small 15 lb mixed chihuahua. … read more
Dr. Altman
Dr. Altman
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
9 satisfied customers
Saturday night my puppy was playing and then began to
Saturday night my puppy was playing and then began to suddenly limp with her right hind leg. We took her to the emergency vet right away. They checked her out and took X-rays thinking her tibia tubero… read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
681 satisfied customers
Last night my puppy was playing and then began limping with
Last night my puppy was playing and then began limping with her right hind leg. We took her to the emergency vet this morning, because our vet isn't open on Sundays, to get her checked out. They check… read more
Dr. Altman
Dr. Altman
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
9 satisfied customers
Yesterday my 12 year old aussie played outside with my other
yesterday my 12 year old aussie played outside with my other 2 dogs, this morning she can't get up,her back legs seem to be not working, and she is shaking, she will not allow us to pick her up, she whimpers and tried to snap at us … read more
Joan
Joan
Private
355 satisfied customers
Little interest in eating. Was fine yesterday. will play for
little interest in eating. Was fine yesterday. will play for about one minute and then goes back to bed … read more
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy
Veterinary Nurse
Associate Degree
9,507 satisfied customers
He is panting all the time. He eats ok and plays when I take
He is panting all the time. He eats ok and plays when I take him out but even when he is just quiet at home he pants … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
3 satisfied customers
He apparently sprained his leg while playing with the
He apparently sprained his leg while playing with the neighbor's dogs and his leg was swollen for several days. Upon my return, the swelling has reduced to just the "ankle" area, both sides. He is fin… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
3 satisfied customers
My dog won't eat or drink and doesn't want to play. She has
My dog won't eat or drink and doesn't want to play. She has peed and pooped. Cocoa is 1-2 years old boxer mix and we have had her since Aug from the Humane Society. … read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
681 satisfied customers
My lovebird loves to play with branch/leaves of garden trees
My lovebird loves to play with branch/leaves of garden trees (eg beech) but is it safe to poke a leafy branch into his cage? … read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
1,753 satisfied customers
My dogs were playing with the plastic container that holds
my dogs were playing with the plastic container that holds rat poison...we are not sure if it had any poison left on it...what should I do? … read more
Dr. Denise
Dr. Denise
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
518 satisfied customers
He's eating, drinking & playing. Today was the last day of
Hi. He's eating, drinking & playing. Today was the last day of deworming but he has a runny stool. … read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
9,303 satisfied customers
5week old Labrador. Playing and eating and feeding off Mum
Hi, 5week old Labrador. Playing and eating and feeding off Mum as normal, but keeps on bringing back slime like egg whites every now and again. … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
3,455 satisfied customers
She is acting completely normal eating food playing running
She is acting completely normal eating food playing running around drinking plenty of water still peeing normally but has had diarrhea for just under 72 hours. It's very watery and sometime she even t… read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
1,753 satisfied customers
9 week old puppy is super thirsty eating and playing but I
9 week old puppy is super thirsty eating and playing but I haven't seen her per. Sges had 4 poops but just little dribbles of pee … read more
Joan
Joan
Private
355 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x